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 Tue, Nov. 5 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Nov. 5 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Santa Clause 2$2,206,15747%3,350--$659$32,716,1461Disney
2The Ring$1,582,8516%2,808174$564$67,622,3803DreamWorks
3jackass: the movie$1,102,4065%2,53021$436$44,248,6212Paramount
4I Spy$896,30619%3,182--$282$14,401,3811Sony / Columbia
5My Big Fat Greek Wedding$525,69840%1,97710$266$172,735,44629IFC Films
6Ghost Ship$483,6057%2,7870$174$22,286,8682Warner Bros.
7Sweet Home Alabama$380,69925%2,441-741$156$114,131,5156Disney
8Punch-Drunk Love$328,18415%1,252771$262$11,472,6584Sony / Columbia
9Red Dragon$253,33424%1,949-937$130$89,501,4265Universal
10Tuck Everlasting$138,80528%1,237-223$112$16,341,5174Disney