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 Fri, Jan. 25 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Jan. 25 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Black Hawk Down$5,233,576159%3,1010$1,688$47,115,1572Sony / Columbia
2A Walk to Remember$4,554,370--2,411--$1,889$4,554,3701Warner Bros.
3The Mothman Prophecies$3,863,563--2,331--$1,657$3,863,5631Sony / Screen Gems
4The Count of Monte Cristo (2002)$3,685,640--2,007--$1,836$3,685,6401Disney
5A Beautiful Mind$3,433,821186%2,23712$1,535$84,791,7914Universal
6Snow Dogs$2,846,671343%2,440138$1,167$28,578,4842Disney
7I Am Sam$2,627,268--1,268--$2,072$2,627,2685New Line
8Kung Pow! Enter the Fist$2,157,936--2,478--$871$2,157,9361Fox
9The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring$2,004,662158%2,703481$742$252,650,5806New Line
10Orange County$1,489,508273%2,3170$643$31,864,2763Paramount