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, Apr. 11 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Apr. 11 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Panic Room$978,838-4%3,0530$321$62,791,7152Sony / Columbia
2High Crimes$802,521-6%2,717--$295$17,533,8731Fox
3Ice Age$560,0940%3,200-133$175$143,048,1194Fox
4The Rookie (2002)$556,8965%2,52413$221$37,207,7232Disney
5National Lampoon's Van Wilder$511,14911%2,022--$253$9,462,5841Artisan
6Blade II$475,847-10%2,561-146$186$69,929,9603New Line
7Clockstoppers$239,4046%2,56323$93$23,400,3792Paramount
8Big Trouble$189,7400%1,961--$97$4,336,6641Disney
9We Were Soldiers$181,380-1%1,740-306$104$69,062,3476Paramount
10A Beautiful Mind$164,6560%1,436-124$115$165,679,93914Universal