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 Tue, Jun. 26 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jun. 26 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Fast and the Furious$4,743,380-9%2,628--$1,805$50,034,1701Universal
2Dr. Dolittle 2$2,654,2112%3,049--$871$6,644,2441Fox
3Lara Croft, Tomb Raider$2,015,6580%3,312--$609$51,765,9312Paramount
4Atlantis: The Lost Empire$1,635,7248%3,071--$533$23,818,2532Disney
5Shrek$1,318,85110%3,007-310$439$217,751,4376DreamWorks
6Swordfish$877,2717%2,660--$330$24,332,2133Warner Bros.
7Pearl Harbor$821,7967%2,668-472$308$173,484,9485Disney
8Moulin Rouge!$592,33118%1,585-499$374$44,529,0294Fox
9Evolution$438,7065%2,258-355$194$33,177,7743DreamWorks
10The Animal$355,9909%2,228--$160$16,937,0854Sony / Columbia