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. 27 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Feb. 27 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Old School$1,405,583-4%2,689--$523$23,341,8101DreamWorks
2Daredevil$850,495-2%3,4743$245$73,067,0852Fox
3Chicago$775,7473%2,35587$329$97,043,3159Miramax
4How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days$729,4366%2,9230$250$67,366,7503Paramount
5The Life of David Gale$450,082-8%2,002--$225$9,069,7081Universal
6The Jungle Book 2$412,598-8%2,8157$147$26,882,9732Disney
7Shanghai Knights$354,1054%2,526-229$140$45,901,6293Disney
8Gods and Generals$316,4192%1,533--$206$5,986,4921Warner Bros.
9Dark Blue$284,232-12%2,176--$131$5,201,2371MGM / United Artists
10The Recruit$265,9900%1,678-658$159$45,362,3434Disney