'Catching Fire' Edges Out 'Frozen for #1 on WednesdayDecember 12, 2013 06:25 AM
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire reclaimed the top spot yesterday with $1.855 million, down 38.5 percent from Wednesday of last week. Lionsgate's young adult blockbuster has banked $342.02 million domestically through 20 days of release, putting it 9.4 percent ahead of where The Hunger Games stood at the same point.
Disney reports that Frozen brought in $1.72 million on Wednesday as it continues to exhibit impressive holding power. The animated hit was down just 6.1 percent from the same day last week. To date, Frozen has accumulated $140.49 million domestically--40.5 percent ahead of the pace of 2010's Tangled.
Thor: The Dark World eased 19.6 percent from last Wednesday to a $0.401 million take yesterday. Marvel's sequel has amassed $195.02 million stateside as it heads toward the $200 million benchmark, which it will cross sometime next week.
Relativity Media's Out of the Furnace accounted for $0.44 million yesterday. The thriller has been off to a slow start in the early December market as it trails the pace of last year's Killing Them Softly by 21 percent with $6.77 million grossed in total thus far.
Daily Domestic Gross Thu, Aug. 5 1999← previous next →
|#||Title||Thu, Aug. 5 1999||Locations||Avg.||Total||Wks.||Dist.|
|5||Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace||$475,054||-2%||1,628||13||$292||$410,558,459||11||Fox|
|7||Wild Wild West||$257,528||-8%||2,151||-894||$120||$110,000,122||5||Warner Bros.|
|8||Muppets from Space||$125,196||-4%||1,296||-969||$97||$14,160,342||3||Sony / Columbia|