'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 Mon, Feb. 15 1999

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Feb. 15 1999LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Message in a Bottle$2,101,416--2,538--$828$2,101,4161Warner Bros.
2Payback (1999)$2,088,929--2,751--$759$23,310,4552Paramount
3Saving Private Ryan$592,688-51%1,140113$520$199,682,74530DreamWorks
4The Prince of Egypt$441,817-6%1,408-255$314$95,354,5089DreamWorks
5Patch Adams$440,528-62%2,101-618$210$127,004,6748Universal
6Stepmom$177,414-55%1,564-794$113$89,162,6308Sony / TriStar