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, Jun. 28 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jun. 28 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story$2,829,833-46%3,020326$937$70,288,3582Fox
2White Chicks$2,481,101-54%2,726--$910$29,662,0961Sony / Columbia
3The Notebook (2004)$2,173,705-40%2,303--$944$15,640,6861New Line
4Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban$1,576,395-53%3,404-401$463$213,118,5524Warner Bros.
5Shrek 2$1,480,203-50%2,937-369$504$398,267,3676DreamWorks
6The Terminal$1,473,726-58%2,914103$506$42,512,1072DreamWorks
7Garfield$1,076,169-47%2,880-270$374$57,375,4433Fox
8Two Brothers$804,061-52%2,175--$370$6,947,2501Universal
9The Stepford Wives$685,352-48%2,437-620$281$49,545,4043Paramount
10Around the World in 80 Days (2004)$611,262-53%2,8010$218$18,890,1882Disney