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.
1Signs$14,285,766-26%3,453109$4,137$173,108,5424Disney
2XXX$13,259,593-40%3,517129$3,770$106,267,0793Sony / Columbia
3Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams$7,588,474-34%3,3070$2,295$58,928,8243Miramax / Dimension
4My Big Fat Greek Wedding$7,263,28027%1,329265$5,465$50,214,30619IFC Films
5Blue Crush$6,541,792-54%3,01513$2,170$26,489,1322Universal
6Serving Sara$5,756,404--2,154--$2,672$5,756,4041Paramount
7Austin Powers in Goldmember$5,542,651-37%2,805-308$1,976$193,396,6625New Line
8Undisputed$4,548,469--1,102--$4,127$4,548,4691Miramax
9Simone$3,813,316--1,920--$1,986$3,813,3161New Line
10Blood Work$2,840,507-41%2,203-322$1,289$20,209,4753Warner Bros.