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, Apr. 25 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Apr. 25 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Interpreter$1,709,352-70%2,758--$620$24,531,9491Universal
2The Amityville Horror (2005)$1,017,293-71%3,3230$306$44,335,5782MGM
3Sahara (2005)$571,077-77%3,20046$178$49,520,0083Paramount
4Kung Fu Hustle$511,513-72%2,503--$204$7,781,6493Sony Pictures Classics
5A Lot Like Love$487,496-70%2,502--$195$8,063,4231Disney
6Sin City$344,625-69%2,343-659$147$67,617,8824Miramax / Dimension
7Fever Pitch (2005)$319,224-75%2,875-400$111$31,831,0723Fox
8Guess Who$221,461-75%2,484-515$89$62,612,7525Sony / Columbia
9Robots$201,654-82%2,072-404$97$120,488,1517Fox
10King's Ransom$146,595-74%1,508--$97$2,285,9171New Line