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.

 

Daily Domestic Gross Sun, Sep. 26 1999

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Sep. 26 1999LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Double Jeopardy$5,457,159-46%2,547--$2,143$23,068,5691Paramount
2The Sixth Sense$1,905,887-53%2,7913$683$223,902,1518Disney
3Stigmata$1,242,755-39%2,854-47$435$40,295,6093MGM
4Stir of Echoes$628,984-33%1,897-46$332$15,236,5873Artisan
5Runaway Bride$349,855-55%1,870-514$187$146,186,7669Paramount
6The Thomas Crown Affair$212,114-55%1,405-253$151$65,642,3238MGM
7The 13th Warrior$206,263-34%1,137-832$181$30,333,4675Disney
8Bowfinger$181,741-52%1,299-764$140$64,311,0247Universal