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 Sat, Sep. 17 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Sep. 17 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Just Like Heaven$7,002,01425%3,508--$1,996$12,603,8161DreamWorks
2The Exorcism of Emily Rose$6,449,90528%2,9832$2,162$48,199,9072Sony / Screen Gems
3Lord of War$3,802,53121%2,814--$1,351$6,934,5171Lionsgate
4The 40-Year-Old Virgin$2,765,60750%3,00632$920$89,373,1525Universal
5Cry Wolf$1,958,33725%1,789--$1,095$3,527,6701Rogue
6Transporter 2$1,791,94455%2,805-515$639$35,431,0313Fox
7The Constant Gardener$1,727,78460%1,3876$1,246$23,483,2953Focus
8Red Eye$1,324,53747%2,455-621$540$54,550,3585DreamWorks
9Wedding Crashers$1,219,14056%1,807-374$675$203,123,26010New Line
10March of the Penguins$1,178,76492%1,876-527$628$69,664,84913Warner Independent