'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, Aug. 1 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Aug. 1 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Planet of the Apes (2001)$6,217,030-17%3,500--$1,776$90,473,7461Fox
2Jurassic Park III$2,320,799-14%3,4395$675$132,461,9022Universal
3America's Sweethearts$1,805,172-14%3,0110$600$64,825,8412Sony / Columbia
4The Score$766,505-11%2,21151$347$51,541,8703Paramount
5The Fast and the Furious$572,684-9%2,385-347$240$134,267,1096Universal
7Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within$204,507-19%2,028-621$101$30,971,9653Sony / Columbia