'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 Wed, Jan. 23 2002← previous next →
|#||Title||Wed, Jan. 23 2002||Locations||Avg.||Total||Wks.||Dist.|
|1||Black Hawk Down||$2,008,507||-16%||3,101||3085||$648||$39,862,659||1||Sony / Columbia|
|2||A Beautiful Mind||$1,201,712||-10%||2,225||3||$540||$80,155,442||3||Universal|
|3||The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring||$745,713||-18%||3,266||-115||$228||$249,870,388||5||New Line|
|5||Ocean's Eleven||$374,490||-11%||2,670||0||$140||$172,415,287||7||Warner Bros.|
|7||Kate & Leopold||$255,314||-9%||2,381||-86||$107||$21,395,557||4||Miramax|
|9||Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone||$156,113||-17%||1,851||-319||$84||$310,161,661||10||Warner Bros.|
|10||Ali||$101,001||-17%||1,977||-544||$51||$57,455,559||4||Sony / Columbia|