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, Dec. 8 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Dec. 8 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire$1,121,9420%3,8580$291$233,807,3213Warner Bros.
2Walk the Line$718,0060%3,16022$227$71,252,7093Fox
3Aeon Flux$643,025-5%2,608--$247$15,655,8801Paramount
4Pride & Prejudice (2005)$384,4794%1,32728$290$23,908,6834Focus
5Yours, Mine and Ours (2005)$368,38114%3,2104$115$35,766,5442Paramount
6Just Friends$360,6270%2,5050$144$22,574,7662New Line
7Rent$283,024-4%2,4374$116$24,913,2702Sony / Columbia
8Chicken Little$239,04815%3,021-454$79$124,973,0895Disney
9Derailed$185,557-2%1,702-359$109$33,452,0064The Weinstein Company
10The Ice Harvest$152,533-3%1,5555$98$8,320,8802Focus