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, Nov. 22 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Nov. 22 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1How the Grinch Stole Christmas$9,370,82392%3,134--$2,990$72,943,6541Universal
2Unbreakable$6,813,606--2,708--$2,516$6,813,6060Disney
3102 Dalmatians$2,544,919--2,704--$941$2,544,9190Disney
4Charlie's Angels$1,388,48224%2,838-199$489$96,534,6333Sony / Columbia
5The 6th Day$1,001,136-8%2,516--$398$16,016,3361Sony / Columbia
6Meet the Parents$886,07144%2,087-610$425$140,402,4757Universal
7The Legend of Bagger Vance$268,203-3%1,877-285$143$25,967,5283DreamWorks