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 Wed, Nov. 10 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Nov. 10 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Incredibles$4,510,36940%3,933--$1,147$81,992,6351Disney
2The Polar Express$2,568,506--3,650--$704$2,568,5060Warner Bros.
3Saw$1,019,17220%2,467152$413$38,108,2692Lionsgate
4Ray$1,008,3789%2,463457$409$42,485,5452Universal
5The Grudge$903,90842%3,127-221$289$90,929,6753Sony / Columbia
6Shall We Dance (2004)$613,43611%2,54266$241$43,762,6284Miramax
7Alfie$536,1906%2,215--$242$7,730,0051Paramount
8Shark Tale$225,38326%2,817-564$80$154,617,4206DreamWorks
9Ladder 49$202,4832%1,178-1204$172$70,530,3046Disney
10Friday Night Lights$177,6866%1,484-1520$120$57,763,0645Universal