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. 15 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Sep. 15 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Exorcism of Emily Rose$1,523,263-1%2,981--$511$36,708,4851Sony / Screen Gems
2The 40-Year-Old Virgin$669,640-2%2,97473$225$84,759,3374Universal
3Transporter 2$517,792-2%3,32017$156$32,481,5922Fox
4The Constant Gardener$430,2043%1,38135$312$20,675,7752Focus
5Red Eye$296,3830%3,076-58$96$52,325,1624DreamWorks
6Wedding Crashers$287,9655%2,181-235$132$201,120,8889New Line
7The Man$253,405-7%2,040--$124$5,144,5601New Line
8March of the Penguins$248,5096%2,403-103$103$67,871,83412Warner Independent
9The Brothers Grimm$239,637-2%2,750-348$87$34,265,7893Miramax / Dimension
10Four Brothers$233,4711%2,093-342$112$69,188,5465Paramount