Grosses

'Lucy' Takes Wednesday with $3.74M; 'Hercules' Adds $2.6MJuly 31, 2014 07:40 AM

by Shawn Robbins

Universal reports that Lucy took in $3.74 million yesterday, off 31 percent from Tuesday. Its 6-day domestic total stands at $58.05 million, or 20.5 percent ahead of where 2010's Salt was at the same point.

Paramount's and MGM's Hercules grabbed $2.6 million on Wednesday for a 31 percent daily drop. The Dwayne Johnson-led pic has earned $39.5 million thus far, 4 percent behind the pace of Wrath of the Titans.

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes took third yesterday with $1.85 million, off 52.5 percent from the same day last week. Its domestic cume is now $179.0 million, 29 percent ahead of its predecessor through the same point in release.

Planes: Fire and Rescue grossed $1.37 million on Wednesday for a 35 percent week-to-week drop. The animated sequel has earned $39.9 million in its first 13 days, or 20 percent less than its predecessor.

Rounding out the top five, The Purge: Anarchy grabbed $1.2 million yesterday as it slid 52 percent from last week. The thriller sequel has tallied $56.3 million so far, 2 ahead of the pace of its predecessor.

 

Daily Domestic Gross Wed, Sep. 15 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Sep. 15 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Resident Evil: Apocalypse$1,241,448-7%3,284--$378$27,163,6121Sony / Screen Gems
2Cellular$736,9697%2,749--$268$12,197,3721New Line
3Hero (2002)$399,2344%2,17583$184$42,834,4803Miramax
4Without a Paddle$310,27816%2,754-2$113$46,355,3934Paramount
5Collateral$269,66811%2,024-324$133$93,427,7566DreamWorks
6Paparazzi$247,7795%2,15338$115$12,718,5562Fox
7Vanity Fair$236,7382%1,0543$225$11,775,2672Focus
8Wicker Park$236,62621%2,5980$91$11,053,4332MGM
9The Bourne Supremacy$202,8009%1,494-223$136$168,408,9718Universal
10The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement$161,82218%2,452-687$66$89,701,6575Disney