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 Thu, Dec. 20 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Dec. 20 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring$9,703,035-47%3,359--$2,889$27,917,4670New Line
2Ocean's Eleven$2,062,1172%3,0750$671$80,629,0312Warner Bros.
3Vanilla Sky$1,688,936-7%2,742--$616$33,005,8951Paramount
4Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone$1,086,03319%3,422-250$317$257,143,5325Warner Bros.
5Not Another Teen Movie$804,928-1%2,365--$340$16,153,1761Sony / Columbia
6Monsters, Inc.$574,08627%2,682-202$214$220,646,8197Disney
7Behind Enemy Lines (2001)$469,3077%2,792-52$168$40,629,7673Fox
8Spy Game$188,757-4%2,503-267$75$58,714,6654Universal
9Black Knight$126,35711%1,907-326$66$30,264,4684Fox
10Shallow Hal$117,72715%1,767-450$67$67,439,7636Fox