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 Mon, Oct. 27 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Oct. 27 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Scary Movie 3$2,801,091-74%3,505--$799$50,916,7811Miramax / Dimension
2The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003)$1,083,731-70%3,0182$359$52,008,0062New Line
3Radio$854,886-75%3,074--$278$14,160,0051Sony / Columbia
4Runaway Jury$662,206-69%2,8150$235$24,717,3382Fox
5Mystic River$647,616-71%1,49326$434$25,381,5692Warner Bros.
6Kill Bill Vol. 1$582,158-68%2,633-469$221$54,703,0723Miramax
7School of Rock$324,029-81%2,9510$110$63,718,8454Paramount
8Intolerable Cruelty$273,007-71%2,290-280$119$28,527,4383Universal
9Good Boy!$233,961-86%2,762-463$85$32,341,4243MGM
10Under the Tuscan Sun$196,442-69%1,224-439$160$37,444,9575Disney