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 Sun, Aug. 6 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Aug. 6 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby$12,990,759-19%3,803--$3,416$47,041,0831Sony / Columbia
2Barnyard: The Original Party Animals$4,600,731-20%3,311--$1,390$15,821,0421Paramount
3Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest$3,277,184-27%3,436-398$954$379,699,4165Disney
4Miami Vice$3,101,839-23%3,0265$1,025$46,283,9362Universal
5The Descent$2,463,636-19%2,095--$1,176$8,911,4171Lionsgate
6Monster House$1,834,050-22%3,029-524$605$57,012,5003Sony / Columbia
7John Tucker Must Die$1,640,376-23%2,5666$639$28,723,4022Fox
8The Ant Bully$1,204,701-18%3,0500$395$18,155,7062Warner Bros.
9You, Me and Dupree$995,662-30%2,263-557$440$66,823,5864Universal
10The Night Listener$965,019-31%1,367--$706$3,555,1571Miramax