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, Sep. 30 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Sep. 30 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Rundown$1,213,7811%3,152--$385$20,965,1321Universal
2Under the Tuscan Sun$890,84915%1,226--$727$11,415,0971Disney
3Underworld$742,6943%2,92813$254$38,488,6732Sony / Screen Gems
4Secondhand Lions$506,0833%3,03825$167$24,464,7252New Line
5Once Upon a Time in Mexico$413,99714%2,922-367$142$49,743,6153Sony / Columbia
6Matchstick Men$334,94315%2,666-45$126$31,331,7253Warner Bros.
7Cold Creek Manor$322,3259%2,0350$158$15,262,2372Disney
8Duplex$293,35611%2,189--$134$5,175,7081Miramax
9The Fighting Temptations$264,640-9%2,0260$131$20,672,6002Paramount
10Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl$164,87116%1,443-303$114$296,020,02112Disney