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, Nov. 12 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Nov. 12 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan$6,966,324-40%2,5661729$2,715$67,111,5862Fox
2Flushed Away$4,523,405-33%3,7070$1,220$39,827,6332Paramount / DreamWorks
3The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause$4,409,440-38%3,4580$1,275$41,084,5462Disney
4Stranger Than Fiction$2,857,705-49%2,264--$1,262$13,410,5181Sony / Columbia
5Saw III$1,622,433-45%3,013-154$538$70,261,7563Lionsgate
6Babel$1,542,785-33%1,2511216$1,233$7,397,6223Paramount Vantage
7The Departed$1,231,092-47%2,210-575$557$109,707,1976Warner Bros.
8The Prestige$1,094,237-47%2,236-69$489$46,188,2694Disney
9A Good Year$888,122-44%2,066--$430$3,720,9361Fox
10The Return (2006)$790,894-58%1,986--$398$4,480,9521Rogue