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, Dec. 8 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Dec. 8 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Last Samurai$2,244,481-66%2,908--$772$26,515,5471Warner Bros.
2Bad Santa$593,137-70%2,09186$284$27,738,6692Miramax / Dimension
3Honey (2003)$591,186-79%1,942--$304$13,448,1761Universal
4Elf$457,319-78%3,119-83$147$140,000,2295New Line
5The Haunted Mansion$423,830-85%3,1220$136$46,400,6802Disney
6Gothika$417,893-69%2,205-177$190$49,964,4113Warner Bros.
7The Missing$311,590-69%2,7560$113$22,116,4452Sony / Columbia
8Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat$308,790-86%3,409-58$91$85,608,1263Universal
9Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World$280,622-70%2,344-359$120$72,837,9094Fox
10Love Actually$276,446-69%1,672-42$165$49,024,2125Universal