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, Sep. 13 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Sep. 13 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Exorcism of Emily Rose$1,711,798-9%2,981--$574$33,643,0351Sony / Screen Gems
2The 40-Year-Old Virgin$684,67215%2,97473$230$83,404,5194Universal
3Transporter 2$561,6352%3,32017$169$31,433,5432Fox
4The Constant Gardener$425,06710%1,38135$308$19,829,8932Focus
5Red Eye$295,22013%3,076-58$96$51,731,2674DreamWorks
6The Man$287,8979%2,040--$141$4,618,3181New Line
7Wedding Crashers$273,79514%2,181-235$126$200,559,8659New Line
8The Brothers Grimm$244,2584%2,750-348$89$33,781,2203Miramax / Dimension
9Four Brothers$238,80512%2,093-342$114$68,723,8185Paramount
10March of the Penguins$214,3218%2,403-103$89$67,389,32812Warner Independent