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, Feb. 18 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Feb. 18 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Return to Never Land$3,733,071-13%2,605--$1,433$15,621,6621Disney
2John Q.$3,336,381-44%2,466--$1,353$23,612,7471New Line
3Big Fat Liar$2,711,887-11%2,5343$1,070$24,920,3892Universal
4Crossroads (2002)$2,487,187-38%2,380--$1,045$17,015,0331Paramount
5Snow Dogs$1,567,348-13%2,286-168$686$68,115,3785Disney
6A Beautiful Mind$1,330,630-48%2,081-139$639$125,697,1897Universal
7Collateral Damage$1,202,757-55%2,8240$426$29,085,4082Warner Bros.
8Hart's War$1,135,452-50%2,459--$462$8,909,6371MGM
9Black Hawk Down$1,032,110-48%2,150-814$480$96,467,7845Sony / Columbia
10The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring$1,008,430-39%1,507-199$669$278,642,4689New Line