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 Thu, Aug. 12 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Aug. 12 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement$5,705,329-33%2,926--$1,950$14,183,1750Disney
2Collateral$2,609,322-9%3,188--$818$36,386,3781DreamWorks
3The Village$1,509,843-9%3,7333$404$92,704,5802Disney
4The Bourne Supremacy$1,505,835-4%3,20323$470$131,094,6203Universal
5The Manchurian Candidate (2004)$964,430-3%2,8670$336$41,977,6712Paramount
6Little Black Book$768,592-9%2,445--$314$10,862,3891Sony / Columbia
7I, Robot$753,079-4%2,806-398$268$130,101,3864Fox
8Spider-Man 2$711,401-4%2,564-437$277$357,456,9566Sony / Columbia
9Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle$454,645-11%2,16328$210$14,424,3532New Line
10The Notebook (2004)$318,920-4%1,255-251$254$73,563,1107New Line