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, Nov. 22 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Nov. 22 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire$9,002,02112%3,858--$2,333$119,743,8521Warner Bros.
2Walk the Line$2,550,53415%2,961--$861$27,122,2331Fox
3Chicken Little$1,344,68426%3,514-144$383$101,502,1793Disney
4Derailed$676,70422%2,4474$277$23,047,4382The Weinstein Company
5Jarhead$555,99621%2,413-35$230$55,294,6083Universal
6Saw II$483,71718%2,257-692$214$80,813,2954Lionsgate
7Zathura$476,90932%3,2329$148$21,155,5272Sony / Columbia
8Get Rich or Die Tryin'$396,2549%1,66614$238$25,309,9612Paramount
9The Legend of Zorro$253,08328%2,150-903$118$43,289,8964Sony / Columbia
10Prime$171,01732%1,229-552$139$21,701,3814Universal