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.
1RoboCop (1987)$6,332,716-21%1,5855$3,995$14,341,4372Orion
2Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1987 re-issue)$6,049,372-20%1,7290$3,499$13,564,1212Disney
3Summer School$6,012,274--1,366--$4,401$6,012,2741Paramount
4Superman IV: The Quest for Peace$5,683,122--1,511--$3,761$5,683,1221Warner Bros.
5La Bamba$5,651,990--1,251--$4,518$5,651,9901Columbia
6Jaws: The Revenge$3,561,200-50%1,6115$2,211$10,716,0902Universal
7Dragnet$2,917,545-25%1,059-223$2,755$29,722,5695Universal
8Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise$2,660,376-42%1,283-75$2,074$15,183,3363Fox
9Adventures in Babysitting$2,579,377-23%1,116-10$2,311$13,018,2544Disney
10Beverly Hills Cop II$2,281,575-25%1,049-264$2,175$105,109,14810Paramount