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, Feb. 12 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Feb. 12 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Collateral Damage$1,034,132-3%2,824--$366$17,162,5051Warner Bros.
2A Beautiful Mind$610,12941%2,220-30$275$114,318,6626Universal
3Black Hawk Down$563,9262%2,964-179$190$87,834,2524Sony / Columbia
4The Count of Monte Cristo (2002)$465,1185%2,199-12$212$33,269,1403Disney
5Rollerball$401,725-14%2,762--$145$9,882,0091MGM
6I Am Sam$395,19322%1,450147$273$24,292,8287New Line
7Big Fat Liar$380,590-40%2,531--$150$12,567,3521Universal
8The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring$331,80127%1,706-603$194$272,010,0768New Line
9The Mothman Prophecies$314,0442%2,275-56$138$28,644,6303Sony / Screen Gems
10Snow Dogs$312,908-22%2,45414$128$60,630,6814Disney