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, Jan. 5 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jan. 5 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Talented Mr. Ripley$1,154,764-7%2,3092$500$43,742,1072Paramount
2The Green Mile$1,122,851-1%2,8750$391$80,886,6554Warner Bros.
3Any Given Sunday$1,073,0882%2,5050$428$49,445,8882Warner Bros.
4Stuart Little$902,606-23%2,9000$311$84,422,6393Sony / Columbia
5Toy Story 2$682,809-25%3,102-49$220$211,901,8416Disney
6Galaxy Quest$642,287-14%2,4420$263$29,790,9522DreamWorks
7Anna and the King$573,767-13%2,129-3$270$26,841,2743Fox
8Man on the Moon$509,430-14%2,0790$245$26,411,4702Universal
9Bicentennial Man$447,156-21%2,7670$162$41,603,4463Disney