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 Sun, Jul. 6 2003

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#TitleSun, Jul. 6 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines$13,264,590-25%3,504--$3,786$72,388,9691Warner Bros.
2Legally Blonde 2: Red, White and Blonde$6,645,965-30%3,350--$1,984$38,508,0231MGM
3Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle$4,303,164-29%3,48526$1,235$67,069,4622Sony / Columbia
4Finding Nemo$3,535,165-23%2,902-431$1,218$274,938,1466Disney
5Hulk$2,566,048-27%3,291-383$780$117,014,1553Universal
6Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas$2,234,597-23%3,086--$724$10,058,7301DreamWorks
728 Days Later$2,158,391-14%1,407147$1,534$20,557,4502Fox Searchlight
8The Italian Job$1,259,826-33%1,584-437$795$83,877,2706Paramount
9Bruce Almighty$1,186,589-35%1,929-722$615$228,652,6827Universal
102 Fast 2 Furious$827,417-32%1,779-1038$465$119,436,8055Universal