Grosses

'Interstellar' Adds $2 Million in First Place on WednesdayNovember 20, 2014 06:05 AM

by Shawn Robbins

Paramount reports that Interstellar retained the top spot on Wednesday with a gross of $2.02 million. That represents a healthy 41 percent drop from the same day last week, while giving the Christopher Nolan space epic a domestic total of $103.8 million thus far.

Universal's Dumb and Dumber To added $1.64 million yesterday, giving it $42.2 million through 6 days of release. That puts the Jim Carrey-Jeff Daniels comedy sequel 6 percent ahead of the pace of last year's Jackass Presents Bad Grandpa.

Disney's Big Hero 6 was off 38 percent from last Wednesday to $1.16 million yesterday. The animated hit's total now stands at a strong $114.5 million.

Gone Girl eased 27 percent from last Wednesday to $0.34 million yesterday. The dramatic thriller has earned an excellent $153.7 million domestically up to this point.

Fury rounded out the top five with $0.34 million, down 30 percent from the same day last week. The war drama's total now stands at $77 million.

Meanwhile, Beyond the Lights posted $0.28 million in its sixth day of release as it slipped down to seventh place. That gives the music drama a total of $7.2 million so far, 20 percent off the pace of Addicted.

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial$12,802,783-23%1,39867$9,158$106,858,0725Universal
2TRON$4,761,795--1,091--$4,365$4,761,7951Disney
3Rocky III$4,459,637-17%1,240-77$3,596$39,517,1027MGM/UA
4Firefox$3,653,653-32%1,304128$2,802$22,339,6474Warner Bros.
5Poltergeist (1982)$3,246,527-24%1,030-30$3,152$28,592,8346MGM
6Annie (1982)$3,146,153-37%1,068-15$2,946$20,055,3248Columbia
7Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan$2,767,243-39%1,030-220$2,687$41,823,6366Paramount