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 Sat, Oct. 16 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Oct. 16 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Shark Tale$9,874,60875%3,948-122$2,501$112,244,2553DreamWorks
2Friday Night Lights$5,486,56034%2,76497$1,985$35,193,6342Universal
3Shall We Dance (2004)$4,974,22234%1,772--$2,807$8,692,9921Miramax
4Team America: World Police$4,609,2573%2,539--$1,815$9,080,0861Paramount
5Ladder 49$3,870,45750%3,255-6$1,189$51,703,0483Disney
6Taxi (2004)$3,527,72653%3,0010$1,176$21,838,5552Fox
7The Forgotten$2,729,99347%2,768-213$986$55,745,2584Sony / Columbia
8Raise Your Voice$1,224,79953%2,5210$486$7,174,0262New Line
9Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow$542,93556%1,208-535$449$35,571,5535Paramount