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, Jan. 4 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jan. 4 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Talented Mr. Ripley$1,236,218-22%2,3092$535$42,587,3432Paramount
2Stuart Little$1,172,814-34%2,9000$404$83,520,0333Sony / Columbia
3The Green Mile$1,138,739-25%2,8750$396$79,763,8044Warner Bros.
4Any Given Sunday$1,054,456-31%2,5050$421$48,372,8002Warner Bros.
5Toy Story 2$905,738-38%3,102-49$292$211,219,0326Disney
6Galaxy Quest$743,222-32%2,44230$304$29,148,6652DreamWorks
7Anna and the King$658,427-14%2,129-3$309$26,267,5073Fox
8Man on the Moon$592,645-22%2,0790$285$25,902,0402Universal
9Bicentennial Man$566,387-35%2,7670$205$41,156,2903Disney