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, Apr. 17 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Apr. 17 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Kill Bill Vol. 2$8,335,237-23%2,971--$2,806$19,110,7641Miramax
2The Punisher$5,200,1991%2,649--$1,963$10,350,5241Lionsgate
3Hellboy$2,867,63597%2,897-146$990$48,981,4983Sony / Columbia
4Johnson Family Vacation$2,751,19457%1,3269$2,075$19,536,1902Fox Searchlight
5Home on the Range$2,392,44459%2,735-323$875$36,174,1553Disney
6Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed$2,312,02374%2,810-320$823$70,724,8094Warner Bros.
7Walking Tall$1,988,22138%2,444-392$814$35,461,5863MGM
8Ella Enchanted$1,825,37137%1,9398$941$12,499,7232Miramax
9The Alamo (2004)$1,801,56245%2,6090$691$15,310,7292Disney
10The Passion of the Christ$1,692,28250%2,848-392$594$359,532,9038Newmarket