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. 17 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Mar. 17 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Passion of the Christ$2,604,187-14%3,22151$809$273,310,9483Newmarket
2Starsky & Hutch$1,184,728-20%3,1850$372$55,660,2322Warner Bros.
3Secret Window$1,139,066-18%3,018--$377$22,207,1151Sony / Columbia
4Hidalgo$972,106-16%3,0652$317$38,875,3592Disney
5Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London$777,841-16%2,973--$262$10,509,0331MGM
650 First Dates$501,072-14%2,586-454$194$108,316,4015Sony / Columbia
7Twisted$263,302-10%2,208-496$119$21,972,0003Paramount
8Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen$260,303-13%1,801-379$145$25,759,9334Disney
9The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$199,172-13%1,307-596$152$371,788,93213New Line
10Monster$130,941-21%1,012-70$129$32,565,74412Newmarket