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, Jul. 18 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jul. 18 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Charlie and the Chocolate Factory$8,534,210-47%3,770--$2,264$64,711,8441Warner Bros.
2Wedding Crashers$5,795,618-48%2,925--$1,981$39,698,0361New Line
3Fantastic Four$2,770,838-61%3,61917$766$102,965,2582Fox
4War of the Worlds$1,918,052-58%3,724-186$515$194,341,9693Paramount
5Batman Begins$828,705-55%2,810-534$295$183,971,7605Warner Bros.
6Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)$659,858-56%2,370-411$278$168,936,0086Fox
7Dark Water$624,047-53%2,6570$235$19,509,7442Disney
8Herbie: Fully Loaded$555,372-49%2,481-521$224$56,519,4274Disney
9Bewitched$378,409-49%2,290-724$165$57,405,5794Sony / Columbia
10Madagascar$356,470-56%1,779-383$200$184,442,8608DreamWorks