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 Thu, Sep. 1 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Sep. 1 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The 40-Year-Old Virgin$1,404,126-14%2,86823$490$55,349,8022Universal
2The Brothers Grimm$876,904-16%3,087--$284$19,703,0031Miramax / Dimension
3The Constant Gardener$792,497-15%1,324--$599$1,721,5430Focus
4Red Eye$742,479-10%3,09112$240$36,078,4272DreamWorks
5Four Brothers$527,166-12%2,6490$199$57,987,2833Paramount
6Wedding Crashers$519,501-15%2,737-183$190$189,999,3687New Line
7March of the Penguins$418,757-23%2,394292$175$58,003,57110Warner Independent
8The Cave$379,768-11%2,195--$173$8,015,1761Sony / Screen Gems
9The Skeleton Key$334,230-14%2,78410$120$39,735,5903Universal
10Valiant$240,378-37%2,0162$119$13,096,8342Disney