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.
1The Hunt for Red October$17,161,835--1,225--$14,010$17,161,8351Paramount
2Driving Miss Daisy$5,089,040-17%1,4320$3,554$46,215,26612Warner Bros.
3Hard to Kill$4,219,132-22%1,5080$2,798$27,281,4324Warner Bros.
4Madhouse$3,092,437-10%1,5551$1,989$11,759,2133Orion
5Born on the Fourth of July$2,107,980-16%1,4342$1,470$46,322,9079Universal
6Revenge$1,952,465-32%1,335-47$1,463$10,907,6493Columbia
7Stella$1,276,014-24%1,087-204$1,174$13,925,5175Disney
8Steel Magnolias$1,178,865-2%1,173-41$1,005$52,425,40916TriStar