Grosses

'Heaven Is For Real' Edges Out 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' for First Place Again on WednesdayApril 24, 2014 07:10 AM

by Shawn Robbins

Sony reports that Heaven Is for Real added another $1.87 million to its haul on Wednesday, representing a 23 percent drop from Tuesday and 49 percent from its opening Wednesday last week. The hit faith-based film has tallied $36.35 million domestically so far, 6 percent ahead of the 8-day total of Son of God.

Captain America: The Winter Soldier dropped 20 percent from Tuesday to $1.77 million yesterday, also giving it a 50 percent week-to-week decline. The sequel's 20-day domestic total is $207.1 million, 19 percent ahead of where Thor: The Dark World stood at the same point.

Rio 2 earned $1.51 million yesterday, off 22 percent from Tuesday and 50 percent from Wednesday of last week. With $81.2 million in the bank so far, the animated sequel's 13-day gross is 7 percent behind the pace of its 2011 predecessor.

Warner Bros. reports that Transcendence posted $0.76 million yesterday, off 26 percent from Tuesday. The sci-fi flick has taken in $13.68 million through 6 days, 26 percent less than 2011's Source Code in the same time frame.

Disneynature's Bears claimed $0.61 million on Wednesday for a 35 percent decline from is Earth Day boost on Tuesday. The flick's 6-day total is $6.97 million, or about 46 percent less than the 6-day start of 2012's Chimpanzee.

Last but not least, A Haunted House 2 slid 27 percent from Tuesday to bring in $0.45 million yesterday. Having taken in $10.58 million so far, the sequel is behind the pace of its 2013 predecessor by 49 percent.

 

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Batman (1989)$30,075,552-26%2,2017$13,664$100,221,8872Warner Bros.
2Honey, I Shrunk the Kids$13,102,818-8%1,43160$9,156$27,365,7792Disney
3The Karate Kid Part III$10,364,544--1,560--$6,644$10,364,5441Columbia
4Ghostbusters II$8,809,631-36%2,4100$3,655$73,647,3183Columbia
5Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade$7,088,465-13%2,1030$3,371$111,181,0756Paramount
6Dead Poets Society$6,708,768-9%1,10918$6,049$31,037,1234Disney
7Great Balls of Fire!$3,807,986--1,417--$2,687$3,807,9861Orion
8Star Trek V: The Final Frontier$2,468,130-34%1,679-328$1,470$30,738,6554Paramount
9See No Evil, Hear No Evil$880,470-45%1,087-378$810$31,793,1108TriStar