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, Dec. 5 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Dec. 5 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Die Another Day$1,437,9853%3,3240$433$107,366,0552MGM
2Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets$887,4316%3,6820$241$203,886,2453Warner Bros.
3Treasure Planet$373,3087%3,22748$116$18,103,8031Disney
4The Santa Clause 2$320,38917%2,5260$127$114,814,6205Disney
5Solaris$312,780-9%2,4060$130$10,868,1431Fox
68 Mile$312,1279%2,498-20$125$108,633,0594Universal
7Eight Crazy Nights$266,7587%2,5030$107$15,188,7991Sony / Columbia
8The Ring$246,6094%1,9120$129$120,799,5987DreamWorks
9Friday After Next$235,895-23%1,6210$146$26,417,5932New Line
10Wes Craven Presents: They$193,498-10%1,615140$120$8,442,5101Miramax / Dimension