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, Feb. 20 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Feb. 20 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Daredevil$1,904,763-3%3,471--$549$51,381,0991Fox
2How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days$1,227,06416%2,9230$420$53,029,9372Paramount
3Chicago$1,075,8225%2,268427$474$85,845,2298Miramax
4The Jungle Book 2$800,5893%2,808--$285$16,460,4871Disney
5Shanghai Knights$659,9422%2,7552$240$37,999,5652Disney
6The Recruit$473,3941%2,336-40$203$40,913,9883Disney
7Final Destination 2$420,94915%2,238-596$188$37,354,9963New Line
8The Hours$358,0035%1,003454$357$27,604,7698Paramount
9Kangaroo Jack$333,2083%2,535-313$131$59,918,2975Warner Bros.
10The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers$260,8599%1,422-258$183$326,233,8649New Line