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, Sep. 28 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Sep. 28 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1jackass: number two$1,833,652-7%3,059--$599$37,464,8501Paramount
2Jet Li's Fearless$545,882-5%1,806--$302$13,087,6981Rogue
3Gridiron Gang$425,8291%3,5106$121$28,675,5692Sony / Columbia
4Flyboys$369,293-6%2,033--$182$7,595,4991MGM
5The Black Dahlia$314,695-6%2,23610$141$18,611,6272Universal
6The Illusionist (2006)$264,244-2%1,432-6$185$28,647,2746Yari Film Group
7All the King's Men (2006)$230,509-9%1,514--$152$4,686,3251Sony / Columbia
8Little Miss Sunshine$215,476-4%1,384-52$156$51,146,3459Fox Searchlight
9The Covenant$183,386-1%2,678-3$68$20,938,2233Sony / Screen Gems
10The Last Kiss (2006)$172,500-8%1,3592$127$9,187,8112Paramount / DreamWorks