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 Wed, Mar. 3 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Mar. 3 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Passion of the Christ$8,402,514-9%3,04337$2,761$153,003,7291Newmarket
250 First Dates$728,152-12%3,450-162$211$90,945,6103Sony / Columbia
3Twisted$615,102-4%2,703--$228$10,739,2771Paramount
4Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights$328,528-16%2,042--$161$6,863,5261Lions Gate
5Eurotrip$305,557-18%2,54432$120$13,763,5742DreamWorks
6The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$244,595-13%1,112-295$220$364,924,69011New Line
7Mystic River$232,186-13%1,125-227$206$82,988,84520Warner Bros.
8Miracle$225,254-2%2,222-303$101$57,021,3484Disney
9Welcome to Mooseport$220,752-4%2,8680$77$12,187,8982Fox
10Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen$191,633-11%2,5030$77$17,547,6712Disney