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 Mon, Apr. 26 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Apr. 26 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Man on Fire (2004)$1,915,874-68%2,980--$643$24,708,3961Fox
213 Going on 30$1,122,218-77%3,438--$326$22,175,7691Sony / Columbia
3Kill Bill Vol. 2$1,081,577-64%3,073102$352$44,048,1502Miramax
4The Punisher$574,460-68%2,6490$217$24,747,3202Lionsgate
5The Passion of the Christ$227,739-69%2,269-579$100$364,644,4859Newmarket
6Hellboy$225,360-75%2,218-679$102$55,027,4934Sony / Columbia
7Home on the Range$185,627-84%2,481-254$75$42,736,8964Disney
8Walking Tall$185,031-73%2,201-243$84$40,715,9394MGM
9Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed$163,176-87%2,420-390$67$76,964,0375Warner Bros.
10The Alamo (2004)$157,674-72%2,039-570$77$19,884,5873Disney