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, Dec. 13 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Dec. 13 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe$4,026,365-13%3,616--$1,113$74,185,4191Disney
2Syriana$1,002,687-5%1,7521743$572$15,298,6891Warner Bros.
3Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire$705,3782%3,728-130$189$245,473,3334Warner Bros.
4Walk the Line$544,0498%3,034-126$179$78,036,9064Fox
5Aeon Flux$353,464-5%2,6080$136$20,942,7022Paramount
6Pride & Prejudice (2005)$318,9009%1,3358$239$27,011,6335Focus
7Just Friends$303,0033%2,464-41$123$26,980,9583New Line
8Yours, Mine and Ours (2005)$226,98410%3,2100$71$41,251,0573Paramount
9Rent$181,9613%1,971-466$92$27,275,1253Sony / Columbia
10Chicken Little$145,33316%2,326-695$62$127,551,6756Disney