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. 25 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Apr. 25 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Scorpion King$1,532,803-5%3,444--$445$43,276,2691Universal
2Changing Lanes$635,651-4%2,64229$241$35,571,1312Paramount
3Murder by Numbers$606,264-7%2,663--$228$12,000,4361Warner Bros.
4Panic Room$365,8570%2,825-294$130$85,970,5804Sony / Columbia
5The Rookie (2002)$362,42421%2,507-13$145$55,162,9594Disney
6The Sweetest Thing$322,901-8%2,6700$121$18,378,4352Sony / Columbia
7Ice Age$309,01016%2,820-191$110$160,810,1316Fox
8High Crimes$264,8552%2,409-338$110$31,981,9963Fox
9Frailty$245,47048%1,4970$164$8,388,6542Lionsgate
10National Lampoon's Van Wilder$202,23814%1,806-298$112$17,772,4353Artisan