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, Oct. 24 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Oct. 24 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Prestige$1,170,973-2%2,281--$513$17,169,0541Disney
2The Departed$1,123,2097%3,005-12$374$79,111,9383Warner Bros.
3Flags of Our Fathers$876,785-1%1,876--$467$12,011,4161Paramount / DreamWorks
4Man of the Year (2006)$453,5246%2,5227$180$23,298,7692Universal
5Flicka$361,615-9%2,877--$126$8,462,4001Fox
6The Grudge 2$348,598-10%3,2143$108$32,072,3342Sony / Columbia
7Open Season (2006)$334,558-19%3,379-308$99$70,512,2344Sony / Columbia
8The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning$262,232-3%2,569-251$102$36,430,0513New Line
9The Guardian (2006)$257,9543%2,558-486$101$47,069,0194Disney
10The Marine$245,364-1%2,5450$96$13,110,3482Fox