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, Nov. 17 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Nov. 17 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Chicken Little$935,0441%3,6584$256$84,380,5212Disney
2Derailed$703,659-9%2,443--$288$15,310,0941The Weinstein Company
3Jarhead$674,656-8%2,44837$276$49,527,9422Universal
4Get Rich or Die Tryin'$484,487-9%1,6520$293$20,128,1481Paramount
5Saw II$482,557-4%2,9490$164$75,957,8123Lionsgate
6Zathura$397,741-3%3,223--$123$15,183,7471Sony / Columbia
7The Legend of Zorro$286,297-1%3,053-467$94$40,485,2873Sony / Columbia
8Prime$222,306-8%1,781-56$125$19,836,4233Universal
9Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story$173,2430%2,735118$63$29,540,5394DreamWorks
10The Weather Man$123,225-7%1,250-260$99$11,892,7933Paramount