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 Wed, Aug. 7 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Aug. 7 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Signs$6,251,874-15%3,264--$1,915$82,457,1691Disney
2Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams$4,670,914--3,307--$1,412$4,670,9140Miramax / Dimension
3Austin Powers in Goldmember$2,898,738-20%3,6130$802$152,266,0362New Line
4The Master of Disguise$1,304,597-21%2,565--$509$17,486,7101Sony / Columbia
5Stuart Little 2$711,473-30%3,095-187$230$49,678,3043Sony / Columbia
6Road to Perdition$687,656-9%2,33282$295$79,398,8624DreamWorks
7Men in Black II$523,271-16%2,902-640$180$183,898,6245Sony / Columbia
8The Country Bears$349,719-32%2,5530$137$13,192,3952Disney
9Mr. Deeds$305,100-11%1,966-343$155$121,892,7886Sony / Columbia
10K-19: The Widowmaker$284,591-17%2,634-196$108$31,728,2613Paramount