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, Oct. 22 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Oct. 22 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003)$1,847,522-16%3,016--$613$34,586,5281New Line
2Kill Bill Vol. 1$1,015,843-21%3,1020$327$46,768,3012Miramax
3Runaway Jury$922,032-10%2,815--$328$14,690,1121Fox
4Mystic River$849,276-6%1,4670$579$16,138,4151Warner Bros.
5Intolerable Cruelty$462,200-12%2,5706$180$24,148,1212Universal
6School of Rock$446,923-11%2,95122$151$56,339,3403Paramount
7Under the Tuscan Sun$334,381-6%1,663-38$201$34,627,7564Disney
8Good Boy!$313,6314%3,2250$97$26,674,9202MGM
9Out of Time$242,637-10%2,344-732$104$35,997,1983MGM
10The Rundown$158,134-11%2,099-724$75$45,042,7054Universal