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, Jan. 7 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jan. 7 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring$1,710,864-72%3,38122$506$207,218,2243New Line
2A Beautiful Mind$1,250,514-70%1,8531328$675$39,028,2011Universal
3Ocean's Eleven$682,007-71%2,770-305$246$152,646,6565Warner Bros.
4Vanilla Sky$565,703-64%2,84298$199$81,562,4484Paramount
5Ali$447,499-71%2,4460$183$49,914,4162Sony / Columbia
6Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius$417,553-84%3,1510$133$62,754,3743Paramount
7Kate & Leopold$415,012-68%2,467--$168$9,103,3312Miramax
8Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone$335,490-80%2,681-505$125$300,889,3948Warner Bros.
9How High$292,988-63%1,2732$230$24,395,2973Universal
10Monsters, Inc.$194,036-79%1,425-276$136$244,830,88310Disney