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, Apr. 6 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Apr. 6 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Sin City$1,712,170-16%3,230--$530$34,865,7591Miramax / Dimension
2Guess Who$717,696-2%3,1470$228$43,170,3062Sony / Columbia
3Beauty Shop$623,344-8%2,6590$234$18,654,7211MGM
4Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous$546,857-1%3,2330$169$32,739,9092Warner Bros.
5Robots$472,9727%3,026-405$156$105,799,4594Fox
6The Ring Two$327,666-6%3,179-162$103$69,063,5153DreamWorks
7The Pacifier$321,6978%2,851-251$113$97,021,7385Disney
8The Upside of Anger$293,4064%1,111944$264$9,373,8684New Line
9Hitch$195,8420%1,859-374$105$171,829,9438Sony / Columbia
10Hostage$190,999-2%1,728-249$111$30,853,2834Miramax