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. 26 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Feb. 26 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Queen of the Damned$885,882-9%2,511--$353$16,619,2531Warner Bros.
2John Q.$833,4532%2,50539$333$41,741,1822New Line
3Dragonfly$664,38212%2,507--$265$11,471,5851Universal
4A Beautiful Mind$433,55023%2,069-12$210$133,478,4428Universal
5Hart's War$378,78611%2,4590$154$15,725,0532MGM
6Return to Never Land$366,271-9%2,62621$139$28,030,6782Disney
7Super Troopers$309,563-1%1,80525$172$13,099,6722Fox Searchlight
8Collateral Damage$303,78015%2,410-414$126$35,172,2053Warner Bros.
9The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring$285,27615%1,5103$189$283,723,78610New Line
10Black Hawk Down$277,8617%1,802-348$154$101,850,9056Sony / Columbia