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, Mar. 28 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Mar. 28 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Ice Age$3,456,89427%3,34529$1,033$98,728,0342Fox
2Blade II$1,856,500-15%2,707--$686$41,903,2391New Line
3E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (2002 re-issue)$1,067,22715%3,007--$355$18,131,8131Universal
4Showtime$891,47625%2,9170$306$29,768,0812Warner Bros.
5Resident Evil$718,89925%2,5280$284$31,448,0212Sony / Screen Gems
6The Time Machine$656,71026%2,809-149$234$50,366,0353DreamWorks
7A Beautiful Mind$618,07718%1,455-78$425$156,963,21612Universal
8We Were Soldiers$603,57212%2,859-284$211$63,032,4274Paramount
9Sorority Boys$555,82431%1,801--$309$5,971,3541Disney
10The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring$391,14223%1,317216$297$298,920,89214New Line