'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.

Weekend Actuals (Domestic) Fri, Jan. 29 - Sun, Jan. 31

Wide (1000+)

2Edge of Darkness$17,214,384--3,066--$5,615$17,214,3841Warner Bros.
3When in Rome$12,350,041--2,456--$5,029$12,350,0411Disney
4The Tooth Fairy$9,998,109-29%3,3451$2,989$26,104,3872Fox
5The Book of Eli$8,908,286-43%3,075-36$2,897$74,511,7653Warner Bros.
6Legion$7,176,375-59%2,4760$2,898$29,022,7862Sony / Screen Gems
7The Lovely Bones$4,726,828-44%2,63867$1,792$38,005,4178Paramount / DreamWorks
8Sherlock Holmes$4,515,344-32%2,250-420$2,007$197,601,5226Warner Bros.
9Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel$3,997,136-38%2,526-447$1,582$209,450,6286Fox
10It's Complicated$3,804,215-35%2,096-205$1,815$104,111,0356Universal