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. 31 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Oct. 31 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Saw III$4,505,88574%3,167--$1,423$40,709,5691Lionsgate
2The Departed$808,48612%2,951-54$274$92,632,6424Warner Bros.
3The Prestige$776,36018%2,2810$340$30,217,3532Disney
4Flags of Our Fathers$610,88826%2,190314$279$21,018,1992Paramount / DreamWorks
5Man of the Year (2006)$367,99140%2,626104$140$29,513,9513Universal
6Open Season (2006)$334,60530%3,059-320$109$77,713,4835Sony / Columbia
7The Grudge 2$308,89997%3,063-151$101$36,450,5753Sony / Columbia
8Flicka$268,40418%2,8770$93$14,389,1572Fox
9The Guardian (2006)$201,64037%1,973-585$102$50,296,0915Disney
10The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning$172,10369%2,007-562$86$38,445,0394New Line