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 Wed, Nov. 10 1999

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Nov. 10 1999LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Pokemon: The First Movie$10,096,144--2,901--$3,480$10,096,1440Warner Bros.
2The Bone Collector$1,655,04110%2,587--$640$21,497,4251Universal
3House on Haunted Hill (1999)$675,06237%2,7100$249$29,692,2362Warner Bros.
4The Bachelor$668,56554%2,522--$265$8,590,1931New Line
5The Insider$580,8277%1,809--$321$8,156,1611Disney
6Double Jeopardy$370,29524%2,722-264$136$104,825,9097Paramount
7American Beauty$365,58123%1,55325$235$59,657,6638DreamWorks
8Light it Up$321,834--1,219--$264$321,8340Fox
9The Sixth Sense$299,67743%1,802-249$166$263,687,59214Disney
10The Best Man$272,9239%1,290-58$212$15,691,8313Universal