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 Sun, Jan. 19 2003

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#TitleSun, Jan. 19 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Kangaroo Jack$5,432,402-27%2,818--$1,928$16,580,3531Warner Bros.
2National Security$3,830,251-37%2,729--$1,404$14,370,4021Sony / Columbia
3Just Married$3,327,956-31%2,7693$1,202$33,430,7232Fox
4The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers$3,078,011-32%3,110-367$990$297,893,8175New Line
5Catch Me If You Can (2002)$2,755,801-44%3,050-175$904$134,494,0734DreamWorks
6A Guy Thing$1,859,278-30%2,515--$739$6,989,2081MGM
7Two Weeks Notice$1,054,742-41%2,240-515$471$84,905,7865Warner Bros.
8Gangs of New York$1,045,813-38%2,170-170$482$60,482,3755Miramax
9Maid in Manhattan$897,238-34%2,171-755$413$88,369,3976Sony / Columbia
10Antwone Fisher$739,916-43%1,02114$725$14,303,8535Fox Searchlight