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. 14 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Aug. 14 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1XXX$3,913,673-19%3,374--$1,160$58,243,4601Sony / Columbia
2Signs$3,206,262-12%3,31046$969$128,130,2672Disney
3Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams$2,337,175-12%3,3070$707$32,404,7271Miramax / Dimension
4Austin Powers in Goldmember$1,650,000-13%3,508-105$470$173,069,9863New Line
5The Master of Disguise$852,182-8%2,5683$332$26,347,5352Sony / Columbia
6Blood Work$784,699-10%2,525--$311$9,784,1761Warner Bros.
7Stuart Little 2$574,6060%2,382-713$241$54,598,2324Sony / Columbia
8Road to Perdition$565,676-6%2,211-121$256$85,971,7925DreamWorks
9Men in Black II$260,378-5%2,076-826$125$187,239,4586Sony / Columbia
10The Country Bears$168,6560%1,260-1293$134$14,800,7083Disney