'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 Thu, Aug. 16 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Aug. 16 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1American Pie 2$4,119,045-12%3,063--$1,345$66,174,1121Universal
2Rush Hour 2$2,661,481-19%3,1180$854$146,907,3062New Line
3The Princess Diaries$2,037,2221%2,706169$753$60,631,6702Disney
4The Others$1,716,7304%1,678--$1,023$21,265,4701Miramax
5Planet of the Apes (2001)$1,258,9581%3,401-129$370$154,098,3793Fox
6Jurassic Park III$809,1260%3,175-287$255$163,888,1604Universal