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 Wed, Feb. 12 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Feb. 12 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Chicago$1,210,5577%1,8411218$658$66,897,7867Miramax
2How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days$1,168,589-10%2,923--$400$27,434,1041Paramount
3Shanghai Knights$798,343-11%2,753--$290$22,343,4811Disney
4The Recruit$580,104-6%2,3760$244$31,588,2122Disney
5Final Destination 2$487,795-10%2,8340$172$29,474,5492New Line
6About Schmidt$285,5374%1,2404$230$47,559,7189New Line
7Deliver Us from Eva$258,130-21%1,139--$227$7,598,1971Focus
8The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers$252,646-3%1,680-495$150$321,601,5138New Line
9Kangaroo Jack$211,12510%2,8480$74$53,718,7574Warner Bros.
10Catch Me If You Can (2002)$203,516-3%1,744-572$117$157,014,1007DreamWorks