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 Forbidden Kingdom$21,401,851--3,151--$6,792$21,401,8511Lionsgate
2Forgetting Sarah Marshall$17,725,127--2,798--$6,335$17,725,1271Universal
3Prom Night (2008)$8,669,992-58%2,7000$3,211$32,133,4662Sony / Screen Gems
488 Minutes$6,957,976--2,168--$3,209$6,957,9761Sony / Columbia
5Nim's Island$5,687,641-38%3,277-241$1,736$32,892,9563Fox
621$5,519,393-47%2,903167$1,901$70,005,8084Sony / Columbia
7Street Kings$4,179,699-66%2,4692$1,693$20,056,7982Fox Searchlight
8Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who!$3,510,713-41%2,670-539$1,315$144,412,9856Fox
9Leatherheads$3,049,454-51%2,79827$1,090$26,606,6283Universal
10Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed$2,970,252--1,052--$2,823$2,970,2521Rocky Mountain Pictures