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 Thu, Mar. 3 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Mar. 3 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hitch$1,211,95713%3,571-4$339$125,887,3553Sony / Columbia
2Diary of a Mad Black Woman$928,2692%1,483--$626$26,050,8681Lionsgate
3Million Dollar Baby$911,6945%2,12520$429$68,474,68211Warner Bros.
4Constantine$893,5104%3,0060$297$54,527,1372Warner Bros.
5Cursed$402,876-2%2,805--$144$11,416,7921Miramax / Dimension
6Man of the House (2005)$384,1906%2,422--$159$10,474,8281Sony / Columbia
7Because of Winn-Dixie$379,20626%3,1880$119$23,578,1902Fox
8The Aviator (2004)$290,56914%1,579-131$184$94,745,52710Miramax
9Sideways$255,3799%1,229-71$208$64,095,23619Fox Searchlight
10Son of the Mask$200,720-3%2,9660$68$14,859,0422New Line