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 Fri, Oct. 21 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Oct. 21 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Doom$5,857,718--3,044--$1,924$5,857,7181Universal
2Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story$2,743,050--2,007--$1,367$2,743,0501DreamWorks
3Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit$2,167,238241%3,472-184$624$37,503,1433DreamWorks
4The Fog (2005)$2,159,867243%2,9720$727$16,408,6822Sony / Columbia
5North Country$2,012,655--2,555--$788$2,012,6551Warner Bros.
6Elizabethtown$1,932,534187%2,5170$768$15,160,8072Paramount
7Flightplan$1,418,390189%2,513-598$564$73,988,0525Disney
8In Her Shoes$1,189,401104%2,237-603$532$23,483,8233Fox
9A History of Violence$844,615167%1,308-40$646$24,209,0315New Line
10Two for the Money$761,72087%1,693-704$450$19,047,8853Universal