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. 26 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Aug. 26 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement$1,304,568-4%3,49018$374$66,980,8742Disney
2Without a Paddle$1,227,002-7%2,730--$449$19,157,8811Paramount
3Exorcist: The Beginning$1,172,064-11%2,803--$418$24,085,3121Warner Bros.
4Collateral$935,418-3%3,029-176$309$73,689,4363DreamWorks
5Alien Vs. Predator$890,323-10%3,4016$262$67,265,8002Fox
6Open Water$832,391-9%2,7092654$307$17,977,9171Lionsgate
7The Bourne Supremacy$645,631-4%2,532-444$255$153,098,8135Universal
8The Manchurian Candidate (2004)$391,320-3%1,920-692$204$56,174,7574Paramount
9The Village$358,769-6%2,249-893$160$108,618,3914Disney
10Yu-Gi-Oh! The Movie$261,886-11%2,4110$109$16,762,4882Warner Bros.