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, Jan. 24 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jan. 24 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Are We There Yet?$1,123,808-78%2,709--$415$19,699,0881Sony / Columbia
2Meet the Fockers$775,411-65%3,446-108$225$248,020,0705Universal
3Coach Carter$754,324-66%2,55228$296$43,545,3842Paramount
4Assault on Precinct 13 (2005)$669,409-60%2,297--$291$8,712,9291Rogue
5In Good Company$579,780-67%1,963397$295$28,006,5314Universal
6The Aviator (2004)$441,362-63%2,261305$195$58,481,0195Miramax
7Racing Stripes$434,518-80%3,1850$136$27,524,2202Warner Bros.
8The Phantom of the Opera$426,172-64%1,511604$282$33,548,2515Warner Bros.
9White Noise$381,910-67%2,247-32$170$49,763,7153Universal
10Elektra$333,634-69%3,203-1$104$20,707,6872Fox