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.
1Twins$11,175,433--1,396--$8,005$11,175,4331Universal
2The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!$6,120,254-34%1,5760$3,883$15,452,0002Paramount
3Scrooged$4,671,536-38%1,32664$3,523$30,726,1713Paramount
4Tequila Sunrise$4,033,923-36%1,1150$3,618$10,384,8972Warner Bros.
5The Land Before Time$2,145,200-39%1,384-19$1,550$21,321,3354Universal
6My Stepmother Is an Alien$2,066,980--1,106--$1,869$2,066,9801Columbia
7Ernest Saves Christmas$1,506,410-37%1,553-87$970$19,664,3665Disney
8Child's Play$1,333,176-41%1,354-103$985$20,020,0785MGM/UA