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, Jul. 9 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jul. 9 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Men in Black II$5,903,8901%3,557--$1,660$99,010,9571Sony / Columbia
2Mr. Deeds$2,654,3726%3,2310$822$78,779,9062Sony / Columbia
3Lilo & Stitch$2,045,95417%3,2220$635$106,813,5553Disney
4Like Mike$1,581,9475%2,410--$656$22,009,1571Fox
5Minority Report$1,575,3268%2,729-272$577$100,160,1683Fox
6The Bourne Identity$1,142,25612%2,512-151$455$91,178,5504Universal
7Scooby-Doo$1,033,61119%3,257-190$317$139,433,4254Warner Bros.
8Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood$547,54328%1,792-375$306$61,763,0115Warner Bros.
9The Powerpuff Girls Movie$508,59610%2,340--$217$7,099,7181Warner Bros.
10The Sum of All Fears$369,8725%1,592-894$232$112,445,3216Paramount