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 Wed, Mar. 15 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Mar. 15 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Failure to Launch$2,035,506-5%3,057--$666$30,619,9131Paramount
2The Shaggy Dog (2006)$1,445,895-3%3,501--$413$20,672,7691Disney
3The Hills Have Eyes (2006)$1,162,887-10%2,620--$444$19,631,0561Fox Searchlight
416 Blocks$658,922-4%2,7060$244$24,819,6832Warner Bros.
5Eight Below$606,290-2%2,970-152$204$68,348,9334Disney
6The Pink Panther (2006)$366,165-2%2,302-722$159$75,728,5865Sony / Columbia
7Ultraviolet$337,073-4%2,5580$132$15,885,7902Sony / Screen Gems
8Tyler Perry's Madea's Family Reunion$318,590-8%1,812-382$176$56,748,1393Lionsgate
9Aquamarine$307,810-5%2,53826$121$13,333,3492Fox
10Curious George$300,9050%1,942-648$155$53,458,0075Universal