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 Tue, Dec. 21 1999

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Dec. 21 1999LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Stuart Little$3,009,84120%2,878--$1,046$20,390,9611Sony / Columbia
2Toy Story 2$2,520,49216%3,228-29$781$161,043,0724Disney
3The Green Mile$1,805,55116%2,8750$628$39,947,7232Warner Bros.
4Bicentennial Man$1,429,00118%2,518--$568$10,758,6831Disney
5Anna and the King$887,32722%2,132--$416$6,833,8921Fox
6Sleepy Hollow$527,46213%2,564-501$206$85,610,4305Paramount
7Pokemon: The First Movie$114,0217%1,804-622$63$83,117,2126Warner Bros.