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, Apr. 16 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Apr. 16 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Anger Management$2,607,535-12%3,551--$734$50,713,1301Sony / Columbia
2Bulletproof Monk$1,443,101--2,955--$488$1,443,1010MGM
3Phone Booth$598,579-8%2,4898$240$28,558,3342Fox
4What a Girl Wants$577,4924%2,9640$195$21,668,6232Warner Bros.
5Bringing Down the House$398,297-2%2,830-80$141$118,802,3806Disney
6A Man Apart$363,503-15%2,49536$146$19,479,2762New Line
7Chicago$325,3321%2,114-281$154$157,807,11216Miramax
8Head of State$311,519-7%2,256101$138$31,902,1993DreamWorks
9The Core$259,807-15%3,0190$86$26,610,7613Paramount
10Agent Cody Banks$234,1289%2,007-324$117$43,218,9495MGM