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, Aug. 8 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Aug. 8 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Dukes of Hazzard$4,168,093-48%3,785--$1,101$34,843,1501Warner Bros.
2Wedding Crashers$2,165,038-55%3,10676$697$145,809,0054New Line
3Charlie and the Chocolate Factory$1,857,686-44%3,702-73$502$171,284,2024Warner Bros.
4Sky High$1,307,435-50%2,9127$449$33,317,3492Disney
5March of the Penguins$1,087,686-54%1,8671089$583$27,500,1187Warner Independent
6Must Love Dogs$922,855-54%2,5050$368$27,145,4482Warner Bros.
7Stealth$752,449-58%3,4950$215$25,336,2122Sony / Columbia
8Fantastic Four$555,163-57%2,339-405$237$144,547,9295Fox
9The Island (2005)$481,791-53%2,138-1000$225$31,425,1863DreamWorks
10War of the Worlds$452,347-57%1,940-384$233$225,055,0556Paramount