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, Jan. 5 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jan. 5 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$2,228,643-68%3,7030$602$292,642,2693New Line
2Cheaper by the Dozen$1,295,824-72%3,3079$392$86,915,5262Fox
3Cold Mountain$896,139-64%2,21653$404$44,636,5892Miramax
4Something's Gotta Give$842,789-66%2,80899$300$82,051,1154Sony / Columbia
5Paycheck$741,998-64%2,7620$269$39,384,8232Paramount
6The Last Samurai$664,878-62%2,401-156$277$90,685,6445Warner Bros.
7Mona Lisa Smile$609,981-66%2,71437$225$50,615,3193Sony / Columbia
8Peter Pan (2003)$576,743-73%2,8130$205$34,757,5842Universal
9Stuck on You$232,449-60%2,064-336$113$30,951,9564Fox
10Bad Santa$209,720-64%1,7100$123$57,137,9376Miramax / Dimension