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 Mon, Apr. 9 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Apr. 9 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Spy Kids$1,500,624--3,133--$479$28,047,5052Miramax / Dimension
2Blow$1,451,232--2,249--$645$1,451,2321New Line
3Along Came a Spider$1,322,473--2,530--$523$1,322,4731Paramount
4Pokemon 3: The Movie$485,298--2,675--$181$485,2981Warner Bros.
5Heartbreakers (2001)$428,235--2,708--$158$20,031,6553MGM
6Someone Like You$415,880--2,349--$177$10,426,4802Fox
7Enemy at the Gates$296,808--1,724--$172$27,772,3454Paramount
8Tomcats$258,801--2,617--$99$6,664,8772Sony / Columbia
9Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon$243,235-65%1,628-278$149$117,762,80318Sony Pictures Classics
10Exit Wounds$237,150--2,260--$105$33,685,0524Warner Bros.