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. 30 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Aug. 30 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Bring It On$1,082,972-25%2,380--$455$21,453,9021Universal
2Space Cowboys$532,864-9%2,795-40$191$65,350,5684Warner Bros.
3What Lies Beneath$450,128-17%2,568-192$175$132,362,3956DreamWorks
4The Replacements$383,572-17%2,717-37$141$32,030,7183Warner Bros.
5Nutty Professor II: The Klumps$267,786-12%2,543-426$105$110,872,9785Universal
6Hollow Man$252,659-23%2,481-475$102$65,431,6024Sony / Columbia
7X-Men$147,093-18%1,175-449$125$151,721,3767Fox
8Godzilla 2000$135,853-21%2,1110$64$6,916,6702Sony / TriStar
9The Perfect Storm$133,535-11%1,205-212$111$173,802,6429Warner Bros.
10Scary Movie$69,296-14%1,5010$46$146,822,2978Miramax / Dimension