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. 30 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Apr. 30 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Driven$912,255--2,905--$314$912,2551Warner Bros.
2Bridget Jones's Diary$571,806--2,532311$226$8,265,2583Miramax
3Along Came a Spider$369,918--2,57330$144$12,465,4964Paramount
4Blow$345,426--1,713-390$202$11,444,5414New Line
5Spy Kids$262,668--3,105-86$85$44,093,9555Miramax / Dimension
6The Forsaken$242,405--1,514--$160$242,4051Sony / Screen Gems
7Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles$242,257--2,1241$114$1,776,9212Paramount
8Town & Country$225,972--2,222--$102$225,9721New Line
9One Night at McCool's$212,031--1,818--$117$212,0311USA Films
10Freddy Got Fingered$200,048--2,269-2$88$1,890,4942Fox