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.
1Exorcist: The Beginning$18,054,132--2,803--$6,441$18,054,1321Warner Bros.
2Without a Paddle$13,529,682--2,730--$4,956$13,529,6821Paramount
3The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement$13,051,864-43%3,49018$3,740$61,216,0502Disney
4Alien Vs. Predator$12,409,156-68%3,4016$3,649$62,961,8492Fox
5Open Water$11,413,0171176%2,7092654$4,213$13,967,3761Lionsgate
6Collateral$10,157,026-37%3,029-176$3,353$69,722,0733DreamWorks
7The Bourne Supremacy$6,468,580-25%2,532-444$2,555$150,389,7205Universal
8The Manchurian Candidate (2004)$4,018,209-33%1,920-692$2,093$54,545,6784Paramount
9The Village$3,722,317-48%2,249-893$1,655$107,047,8424Disney
10Yu-Gi-Oh! The Movie$3,244,770-66%2,4110$1,346$15,516,4232Warner Bros.