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 Mon, May. 8 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, May. 8 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Mission: Impossible III$3,531,634-72%4,054--$871$51,274,8061Paramount
2RV$560,476-82%3,65112$154$31,470,4632Sony / Columbia
3United 93$481,907-69%1,81924$265$20,672,7622Universal
4An American Haunting$424,726-72%1,675--$254$6,209,3371Freestyle
5Silent Hill$362,562-67%2,556-376$142$41,281,9733Sony / Columbia
6Stick It$271,385-77%2,0446$133$18,204,8862Disney
7The Sentinel$248,998-68%2,343-508$106$31,183,2033Fox
8Ice Age: The Meltdown$244,068-81%2,426-696$101$183,679,1956Fox
9Akeelah and the Bee$219,632-77%2,1950$100$10,854,0302Lionsgate
10Scary Movie 4$207,135-78%2,537-881$82$83,851,7854Weinstein / Dimension