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 Fri, Mar. 12 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Mar. 12 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Passion of the Christ$7,959,22287%3,22151$2,471$240,339,6833Newmarket
2Secret Window$6,611,504--3,018--$2,191$6,611,5041Sony / Columbia
3Starsky & Hutch$5,006,226191%3,1850$1,572$40,489,5542Warner Bros.
4Hidalgo$3,257,311175%3,0652$1,063$27,031,7622Disney
5Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London$2,042,346--2,973--$687$2,042,3461MGM
650 First Dates$1,622,773215%2,586-454$628$102,900,1115Sony / Columbia
7Twisted$848,285119%2,208-496$384$18,902,1143Paramount
8Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen$670,311248%1,801-379$372$23,139,5684Disney
9The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$486,749107%1,307-596$372$369,617,62013New Line
10Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights$439,403108%1,239-803$355$11,432,2553Lions Gate