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, May. 24 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, May. 24 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Bruce Almighty$25,425,90826%3,483--$7,300$45,540,7401Universal
2The Matrix Reloaded$14,447,55740%3,6030$4,010$188,647,4272Warner Bros.
3Daddy Day Care$5,963,43382%3,47264$1,718$64,382,1423Sony / Columbia
4X2: X-Men United$4,220,94757%3,067-423$1,376$185,860,5664Fox
5The In-Laws$2,911,70145%2,652--$1,098$4,924,3581Warner Bros.
6Down with Love$1,598,39041%2,118-5$755$12,258,6103Fox
7The Lizzie McGuire Movie$1,398,28176%2,118-540$660$35,474,9324Disney
8Holes$957,13364%1,762-470$543$58,549,8216Disney
9Identity$840,76250%1,590-606$529$47,981,5775Sony / Columbia
10Anger Management$791,55053%1,809-667$438$130,753,8007Sony / Columbia