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 Sat, Jan. 17 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Jan. 17 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Along Came Polly$11,354,16728%2,984--$3,805$20,231,9721Universal
2The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$4,614,57794%3,003-529$1,537$323,588,9235New Line
3Big Fish$4,481,58759%2,514108$1,783$34,855,2726Sony / Columbia
4Cheaper by the Dozen$4,057,46985%3,025-213$1,341$109,455,4924Fox
5Torque$3,953,43217%2,463--$1,605$7,321,5351Warner Bros.
6Cold Mountain$3,202,18078%2,802586$1,143$63,036,0284Miramax
7Something's Gotta Give$2,727,01673%2,502-374$1,090$99,258,6216Sony / Columbia
8My Baby's Daddy$1,654,86673%1,4481$1,143$11,357,5052Miramax
9The Last Samurai$1,395,82471%1,403-498$995$101,094,2557Warner Bros.
10Teacher's Pet$1,131,476138%2,027--$558$1,607,8271Disney