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 Fri, Aug. 9 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Aug. 9 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1XXX$17,311,272--3,374--$5,131$17,311,2721Sony / Columbia
2Signs$9,335,13961%3,31046$2,820$97,598,3182Disney
3Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams$5,182,90342%3,307--$1,567$13,511,8251Miramax / Dimension
4Austin Powers in Goldmember$4,182,39470%3,508-105$1,192$158,906,1933New Line
5Blood Work$2,347,369--2,525--$930$2,347,3691Warner Bros.
6The Master of Disguise$1,685,85544%2,5683$656$20,339,9552Sony / Columbia
7Road to Perdition$1,143,42369%2,211-121$517$81,219,5595DreamWorks
8Stuart Little 2$720,11911%2,382-713$302$51,046,3514Sony / Columbia
9Men in Black II$638,00527%2,076-826$307$185,039,1466Sony / Columbia
10K-19: The Widowmaker$282,5821%1,781-853$159$32,290,0584Paramount