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, Sep. 9 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Sep. 9 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hero (2002)$571,314-11%2,09261$273$37,233,0442Miramax
2Paparazzi$378,498-17%2,115--$179$9,235,3291Fox
3Vanity Fair$338,213-7%1,05150$322$8,484,7141Focus
4Without a Paddle$334,303-10%2,75626$121$41,006,2503Paramount
5Collateral$333,186-10%2,348-380$142$89,977,0875DreamWorks
6Wicker Park$315,468-14%2,598--$121$7,925,6351MGM
7Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid$256,548-11%2,9050$88$24,771,7882Sony / Screen Gems
8The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement$232,723-10%3,139-192$74$86,327,9854Disney
9The Bourne Supremacy$231,785-7%1,717-362$135$165,510,5467Universal
10Exorcist: The Beginning$215,841-13%2,452-361$88$38,782,3393Warner Bros.