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, Feb. 14 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Feb. 14 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hitch$7,515,491-29%3,575--$2,102$50,657,7961Sony / Columbia
2Boogeyman$1,437,596-37%3,0520$471$34,206,6262Sony / Screen Gems
3Million Dollar Baby$895,967-57%2,03510$440$45,850,3459Warner Bros.
4Hide and Seek$872,792-38%2,525-480$346$44,285,0703Fox
5The Wedding Date$843,689-36%1,70410$495$20,266,5032Universal
6Are We There Yet?$816,664-66%2,81020$291$62,071,9874Sony / Columbia
7The Aviator (2004)$603,788-54%2,196-334$275$82,952,9708Miramax
8Meet the Fockers$536,855-39%1,883-621$285$270,484,8658Universal
9Pooh's Heffalump Movie$527,164-71%2,529--$208$6,332,0631Disney
10Sideways$520,796-55%1,619-167$322$53,302,37917Fox Searchlight