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.
1Avatar$34,944,081-18%3,141-144$11,125$552,102,3656Fox
2Legion$17,501,625--2,476--$7,069$17,501,6251Sony / Screen Gems
3The Book of Eli$15,732,463-52%3,1110$5,057$60,735,6862Warner Bros.
4The Tooth Fairy$14,010,409--3,344--$4,190$14,010,4091Fox
5The Lovely Bones$8,418,192-50%2,5718$3,274$31,242,3127Paramount / DreamWorks
6Sherlock Holmes$6,628,069-33%2,670-503$2,482$191,076,8525Warner Bros.
7Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel$6,403,504-45%2,973-323$2,154$204,295,9795Fox
8Extraordinary Measures$6,012,594--2,545--$2,363$6,012,5941CBS Films
9It's Complicated$5,810,025-28%2,301-369$2,525$98,270,0855Universal
10The Spy Next Door$4,584,524-53%2,9240$1,568$18,544,6392Lionsgate