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, Oct. 4 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Oct. 4 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Shark Tale$2,356,424-83%4,016--$587$49,961,0591DreamWorks
2Ladder 49$1,553,010-70%3,260--$476$23,640,2931Disney
3The Forgotten$752,479-72%3,14440$239$38,839,9892Sony / Columbia
4Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow$247,418-72%2,721-449$91$30,837,3803Paramount
5Resident Evil: Apocalypse$190,503-71%1,986-850$96$47,216,3464Sony / Screen Gems
6Mr. 3000$156,955-73%2,239-497$70$19,259,5643Disney
7First Daughter$138,056-73%2,28020$61$7,262,0262Fox
8Cellular$137,695-71%2,020-743$68$28,308,8214New Line
9Wimbledon$119,037-68%1,705-334$70$14,954,5773Universal
10Without a Paddle$64,552-76%1,439-880$45$55,488,1847Paramount