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, Oct. 2 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Oct. 2 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Sweet Home Alabama$2,043,225-11%3,293--$620$42,074,1691Disney
2My Big Fat Greek Wedding$725,915-12%1,841-12$394$125,367,78624IFC Films
3The Tuxedo$675,793-19%3,022--$224$17,313,7871DreamWorks
4The Banger Sisters$523,990-4%2,7391$191$20,318,5332Fox Searchlight
5Barbershop$505,675-5%2,051157$247$52,910,3143MGM
6The Four Feathers$272,137-7%2,187275$124$13,202,4362Paramount
7One Hour Photo$234,754-11%1,305-27$180$26,830,8286Fox Searchlight
8Ballistic: Ecks vs. Sever$220,443-12%2,7050$81$12,286,3282Warner Bros.
9Signs$146,761-9%1,783-555$82$221,604,2989Disney
10Trapped$141,284-10%2,2270$63$6,153,6412Sony / Columbia