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. 15 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jan. 15 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring$1,305,18315%3,3810$386$230,763,4394New Line
2A Beautiful Mind$1,232,01818%2,222369$554$60,696,1812Universal
3Orange County$743,457-8%2,317--$321$17,352,2891Paramount
4Ocean's Eleven$612,66718%2,670-100$229$163,806,0216Warner Bros.
5Vanilla Sky$478,02526%2,770-72$173$89,195,5375Paramount
6Kate & Leopold$394,72025%2,4670$160$16,028,5923Miramax
7Ali$276,82414%2,52175$110$55,062,2463Sony / Columbia
8Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone$242,57810%2,170-511$112$305,929,1889Warner Bros.
9Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius$191,719-6%2,810-341$68$69,477,5354Paramount
10How High$160,803-4%1,237-36$130$27,639,3274Universal