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 Tue, Sep. 14 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Sep. 14 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Resident Evil: Apocalypse$1,337,399-14%3,284--$407$25,922,1641Sony / Screen Gems
2Cellular$686,8762%2,749--$250$11,460,4031New Line
3Hero (2002)$384,721-2%2,17583$177$42,435,2463Miramax
4Without a Paddle$267,8994%2,754-2$97$46,045,1154Paramount
5Collateral$242,46310%2,024-324$120$93,158,0886DreamWorks
6Paparazzi$235,1063%2,15338$109$12,470,7772Fox
7Vanity Fair$231,67012%1,0543$220$11,538,5292Focus
8Wicker Park$195,6775%2,5980$75$10,816,8072MGM
9The Bourne Supremacy$186,1288%1,494-223$125$168,206,1718Universal
10Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid$144,881-5%2,544-361$57$27,876,8983Sony / Screen Gems