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 Mon, Aug. 5 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Aug. 5 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Signs$8,773,190-50%3,264--$2,688$68,889,8091Disney
2Austin Powers in Goldmember$4,076,678-56%3,6130$1,128$145,756,5142New Line
3The Master of Disguise$1,969,702-42%2,565--$768$14,524,0811Sony / Columbia
4Stuart Little 2$1,078,010-44%3,095-187$348$47,945,4123Sony / Columbia
5Road to Perdition$795,737-59%2,33282$341$77,951,6064DreamWorks
6Men in Black II$673,641-53%2,902-640$232$182,748,9325Sony / Columbia
7The Country Bears$534,055-43%2,5530$209$12,330,9722Disney
8K-19: The Widowmaker$360,670-56%2,634-196$137$31,101,0673Paramount
9Mr. Deeds$352,698-42%1,966-343$179$121,244,4886Sony / Columbia
10Lilo & Stitch$258,185-47%1,265-515$204$137,518,5807Disney