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, Jan. 13 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jan. 13 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$1,148,9525%3,532-171$325$314,571,3914New Line
2Big Fish$1,107,4942%2,4062281$460$25,584,1015Sony / Columbia
3Cold Mountain$719,55016%2,30286$313$56,686,0563Miramax
4Something's Gotta Give$664,40420%2,87668$231$93,728,9045Sony / Columbia
5Cheaper by the Dozen$515,2217%3,238-69$159$102,145,4013Fox
6The Last Samurai$460,82411%1,901-500$242$98,061,2306Warner Bros.
7Mona Lisa Smile$430,69631%2,500-214$172$57,641,3114Sony / Columbia
8Paycheck$400,8057%2,7620$145$47,216,5593Paramount
9My Baby's Daddy$304,398-9%1,447--$210$8,189,0711Miramax
10Chasing Liberty$301,1313%2,400--$125$6,675,5171Warner Bros.