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 Tue, Jun. 17 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jun. 17 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Finding Nemo$3,967,51111%3,42534$1,158$199,037,1483Disney
22 Fast 2 Furious$2,120,4720%3,41810$620$87,824,3852Universal
3Bruce Almighty$1,773,02010%3,477-72$510$197,210,8554Universal
4The Italian Job$1,304,7548%2,697-180$484$57,915,9843Paramount
5Rugrats Go Wild$1,281,74013%3,041--$421$13,970,8871Paramount
6Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd$1,255,784-7%2,609--$481$13,458,6591New Line
7Hollywood Homicide$1,188,2495%2,840--$418$13,435,3381Sony / Columbia
8The Matrix Reloaded$766,2649%2,350-875$326$258,962,8745Warner Bros.
9Daddy Day Care$343,46722%1,982-731$173$92,952,2986Sony / Columbia
10X2: X-Men United$241,3849%1,316-734$183$207,768,8977Fox