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 Thu, Feb. 5 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Feb. 5 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Butterfly Effect$678,076-6%2,6050$260$34,805,7232New Line
2Along Came Polly$520,564-3%3,05257$171$68,203,7303Universal
3You Got Served$491,1934%1,933--$254$18,345,3291Sony / Screen Gems
4The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$352,123-4%2,256-302$156$346,843,8777New Line
5Mystic River$322,037-8%1,37043$235$66,256,04016Warner Bros.
6Cold Mountain$313,7282%2,500-302$125$79,645,4276Miramax
7Big Fish$287,126-7%2,280-158$126$56,566,6208Sony / Columbia
8Something's Gotta Give$250,861-6%1,601-542$157$112,901,4628Sony / Columbia
9The Big Bounce$231,020-10%2,304--$100$4,421,9551Warner Bros.
10Win a Date with Tad Hamilton!$190,496-1%2,80897$68$13,924,6432DreamWorks