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, Dec. 13 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Dec. 13 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1How the Grinch Stole Christmas$985,133-17%3,18244$310$198,687,4694Universal
2Vertical Limit$952,717-23%2,307--$413$18,703,2771Sony / Columbia
3Proof of Life$742,254-18%2,705--$274$12,653,6821Warner Bros.
4Unbreakable$459,475-19%2,682-26$171$78,907,0023Disney
5102 Dalmatians$245,854-15%2,7040$91$45,035,1093Disney
6Charlie's Angels$173,100-18%2,204-547$79$119,792,2756Sony / Columbia
7Meet the Parents$164,978-10%1,934-383$85$157,605,96310Universal
8Rugrats in Paris: The Movie$152,823-15%2,840-97$54$42,296,9864Paramount
9The 6th Day$104,205-20%1,833-683$57$33,331,7074Sony / Columbia