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 Fri, Oct. 29 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Oct. 29 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Grudge$7,725,347219%3,348103$2,307$56,590,8722Sony / Columbia
2Saw$6,658,442--2,315--$2,876$6,658,4421Lionsgate
3Ray$6,649,609--2,006--$3,315$6,649,6091Universal
4Shark Tale$2,155,544227%3,381-275$638$141,510,9545DreamWorks
5Shall We Dance (2004)$2,026,355146%2,47657$818$29,685,5983Miramax
6Friday Night Lights$1,441,191213%3,00435$480$50,301,6444Universal
7Team America: World Police$1,067,472112%2,335-285$457$25,227,9293Paramount
8Ladder 49$1,033,723168%2,382-420$434$63,893,8575Disney
9Surviving Christmas$772,722177%2,7555$280$6,321,5182DreamWorks
10Taxi (2004)$651,908189%1,884-473$346$31,243,7954Fox