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 Thu, Nov. 7 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Nov. 7 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Santa Clause 2$1,456,30129%3,350--$435$35,304,1871Disney
2The Ring$1,312,88913%2,808174$468$70,097,3303DreamWorks
3jackass: the movie$942,2464%2,53021$372$46,092,9412Paramount
4I Spy$648,9373%3,182--$204$15,678,1531Sony / Columbia
5My Big Fat Greek Wedding$455,57912%1,97710$230$173,596,37229IFC Films
6Ghost Ship$359,833-3%2,7870$129$23,016,5402Warner Bros.
7Sweet Home Alabama$323,23715%2,441-741$132$114,736,7566Disney
8Femme Fatale$308,880-11%1,066--$290$655,4090Warner Bros.
9Punch-Drunk Love$263,362-4%1,252771$210$12,009,5014Sony / Columbia
10Red Dragon$194,254-5%1,949-937$100$89,899,8535Universal