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 Tue, Jul. 26 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jul. 26 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Charlie and the Chocolate Factory$4,732,1682%3,79020$1,249$123,416,3342Warner Bros.
2Wedding Crashers$4,110,1643%2,9250$1,405$88,472,7562New Line
3Fantastic Four$1,700,4041%3,449-170$493$126,319,6423Fox
4The Island (2005)$1,621,306-2%3,122--$519$15,681,3881DreamWorks
5Bad News Bears$1,488,588-3%3,183--$468$14,403,0251Paramount
6War of the Worlds$1,183,1732%3,265-459$362$210,758,2654Paramount
7The Devil's Rejects$701,097-17%1,757--$399$8,609,6911Lionsgate
8Hustle and Flow$641,076-19%1,013--$633$9,449,2531Paramount Classics
9Batman Begins$611,2674%2,275-535$269$192,307,9336Warner Bros.
10Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)$551,5159%1,916-454$288$175,703,1727Fox