'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. 7 2004← previous next →
|#||Title||Wed, Jan. 7 2004||Locations||Avg.||Total||Wks.||Dist.|
|1||The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King||$1,805,867||-10%||3,703||0||$488||$296,463,671||3||New Line|
|3||Something's Gotta Give||$927,628||3%||2,808||99||$330||$83,881,523||4||Sony / Columbia|
|4||Cheaper by the Dozen||$819,806||-10%||3,307||9||$248||$88,650,441||2||Fox|
|5||The Last Samurai||$648,697||-4%||2,401||-156||$270||$92,012,906||5||Warner Bros.|
|7||Mona Lisa Smile||$618,233||-4%||2,714||37||$228||$51,880,870||3||Sony / Columbia|
|8||Peter Pan (2003)||$350,566||-11%||2,813||0||$125||$35,504,095||2||Universal|
|9||Stuck on You||$185,067||-6%||2,064||-336||$90||$31,334,082||4||Fox|
|10||Bad Santa||$170,767||-2%||1,710||0||$100||$57,482,176||6||Miramax / Dimension|