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. 28 1999

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Dec. 28 1999LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Stuart Little$6,066,8596%2,90022$2,092$51,337,3592Sony / Columbia
2Toy Story 2$4,823,8921%3,151-77$1,531$187,134,6555Disney
3The Talented Mr. Ripley$3,710,927-7%2,307--$1,609$20,439,2351Paramount
4Any Given Sunday$3,427,352-6%2,505--$1,368$27,184,1651Warner Bros.
5The Green Mile$2,825,966-8%2,8750$983$58,820,6333Warner Bros.
6Bicentennial Man$2,622,7905%2,767249$948$26,314,0842Disney
7Galaxy Quest$2,534,783-6%2,412--$1,051$12,243,0031DreamWorks
8Man on the Moon$1,777,669-7%2,079--$855$15,953,7261Universal
9Anna and the King$1,577,6591%2,1320$740$16,392,3632Fox