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. 19 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Nov. 19 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Happy Feet$12,148,360-29%3,804--$3,194$41,534,6081Warner Bros.
2Casino Royale (2006)$10,677,425-31%3,434--$3,109$40,833,5041Sony / Columbia
3Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan$3,716,075-37%2,61145$1,423$90,756,7423Fox
4The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause$2,370,036-38%3,359-99$706$51,701,5823Disney
5Flushed Away$2,012,139-33%3,307-400$608$48,587,5603Paramount / DreamWorks
6Stranger Than Fiction$1,534,208-45%2,2706$676$22,904,4012Sony / Columbia
7Babel$829,521-31%1,2510$663$12,018,0954Paramount Vantage
8Saw III$735,386-42%1,942-1071$379$74,965,5824Lionsgate
9The Departed$653,575-43%1,611-599$406$113,845,7317Warner Bros.
10Let's Go to Prison$605,169-31%1,495--$405$2,219,3241Universal