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. 19 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Nov. 19 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets$4,742,355-11%3,682--$1,288$98,421,8601Warner Bros.
28 Mile$1,298,8339%2,49626$520$86,926,2702Universal
3The Ring$701,90416%2,882-45$244$101,995,7105DreamWorks
4The Santa Clause 2$568,3528%3,346-6$170$83,614,0633Disney
5Half Past Dead$432,9750%2,113--$205$8,684,3251Sony / Columbia
6My Big Fat Greek Wedding$363,84031%1,812-163$201$186,824,00031IFC Films
7jackass: the movie$309,18913%2,413-119$128$59,931,9914Paramount
8I Spy$242,27119%2,611-571$93$31,178,6643Sony / Columbia
9Sweet Home Alabama$130,21127%1,469-535$89$122,117,0038Disney
10Femme Fatale$124,46411%1,0660$117$5,927,4212Warner Bros.