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, Aug. 9 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Aug. 9 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hollow Man$2,303,980-22%2,956--$779$34,979,8141Sony / Columbia
2Space Cowboys$1,857,860-8%2,805--$662$24,122,7691Warner Bros.
3Nutty Professor II: The Klumps$1,672,266-10%3,2475$515$82,205,9802Universal
4What Lies Beneath$1,652,733-15%2,86742$576$100,643,5663DreamWorks
5X-Men$822,807-12%2,774-333$297$138,980,9474Fox
6Scary Movie$517,529-14%2,597-659$199$143,021,2535Miramax / Dimension
7The Perfect Storm$509,022-10%2,602-491$196$167,239,8666Warner Bros.
8Disney's The Kid$501,6250%1,979-349$253$59,933,1985Disney
9Pokemon: The Movie 2000$362,9940%2,359-393$154$38,035,1683Warner Bros.
10Thomas and the Magic Railroad$325,061-2%2,1104$154$10,556,8512Destination