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, Jan. 1 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jan. 1 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring$10,248,53928%3,3590$3,051$174,115,4142New Line
2Ocean's Eleven$4,847,75310%3,0750$1,577$136,994,2824Warner Bros.
3Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius$3,762,0178%3,15112$1,194$49,463,2112Paramount
4Ali$3,356,57171%2,4460$1,372$40,051,0101Sony / Columbia
5Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone$3,078,1717%3,186-125$966$291,740,4907Warner Bros.
6Vanilla Sky$2,775,12935%2,7440$1,011$71,310,9313Paramount
7Monsters, Inc.$1,724,7577%1,701-396$1,014$239,190,0189Disney
8How High$1,442,450198%1,2715$1,135$19,679,5362Universal
9Joe Somebody$1,408,977-2%2,5159$560$15,986,7052Fox
10Not Another Teen Movie$1,152,791130%2,3650$487$32,016,1233Sony / Columbia