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 Sat, Mar. 8 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Mar. 8 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Bringing Down the House$13,360,08836%2,801--$4,770$23,199,5711Disney
2Tears of the Sun$6,740,44016%2,973--$2,267$12,545,7721Sony / Columbia
3Old School$3,838,11932%2,707-35$1,418$48,315,6413DreamWorks
4Chicago$3,125,92574%2,600153$1,202$112,522,27311Miramax
5How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days$2,983,95939%2,897-26$1,030$85,322,6595Paramount
6Cradle 2 the Grave$2,804,47947%2,6250$1,068$25,064,1432Warner Bros.
7Daredevil$2,361,59767%2,778-456$850$90,094,4714Fox
8The Jungle Book 2$1,937,065126%2,553-261$759$38,059,5464Disney
9Shanghai Knights$1,213,36961%1,905-610$637$54,026,7855Disney
10The Life of David Gale$964,52861%1,872-131$515$16,549,2643Universal