'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.

Daily Domestic Gross Wed, Dec. 30 1998

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Dec. 30 1998LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Patch Adams$4,840,972-5%2,712--$1,785$40,301,8441Universal
2Stepmom$4,109,583-6%2,358--$1,743$31,845,4751Sony / TriStar
3You've Got Mail$3,759,160-6%2,75665$1,364$58,910,6462Warner Bros.
4The Prince of Egypt$3,682,454-10%3,218100$1,144$51,723,8412DreamWorks
5A Bug's Life$3,304,468-7%2,456-317$1,345$124,683,6985Disney