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 Thu, Feb. 28 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Feb. 28 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Queen of the Damned$688,779-1%2,511--$274$18,006,2711Warner Bros.
2John Q.$684,590-5%2,50539$273$43,142,6662New Line
3Dragonfly$563,9480%2,507--$225$12,599,6431Universal
4A Beautiful Mind$413,2375%2,069-12$200$134,285,3658Universal
5Return to Never Land$403,3882%2,62621$154$28,829,1412Disney
6Hart's War$331,207-6%2,4590$135$16,408,9082MGM
7Super Troopers$275,7381%1,80525$153$13,649,0602Fox Searchlight
8The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring$275,5748%1,5103$182$284,253,55810New Line
9Collateral Damage$272,8995%2,410-414$113$35,705,0613Warner Bros.
10Black Hawk Down$266,7322%1,802-348$148$102,378,2626Sony / Columbia