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 40-Year-Old Virgin$16,275,270-24%2,86823$5,675$48,566,5362Universal
2The Brothers Grimm$15,092,079--3,087--$4,889$15,092,0791Miramax / Dimension
3Red Eye$10,288,468-36%3,09112$3,329$32,563,9952DreamWorks
4Four Brothers$7,864,605-37%2,6490$2,969$55,371,4433Paramount
5The Cave$6,148,016--2,195--$2,801$6,148,0161Sony / Screen Gems
6Wedding Crashers$6,051,445-24%2,737-183$2,211$187,540,0457New Line
7March of the Penguins$4,743,031-27%2,394292$1,981$55,893,53710Warner Independent
8The Skeleton Key$4,536,686-41%2,78410$1,630$38,050,5673Universal
9Valiant$3,506,067-41%2,0162$1,739$11,703,9482Disney
10The Dukes of Hazzard$3,117,239-48%2,891-513$1,078$74,466,3524Warner Bros.