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 Fri, Dec. 8 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Dec. 8 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Apocalypto$4,904,452--2,465--$1,990$4,904,4521Disney
2The Holiday$4,441,180--2,610--$1,702$4,441,1801Sony / Columbia
3Happy Feet$3,084,525232%3,650-154$845$128,117,4934Warner Bros.
4Blood Diamond$2,647,372--1,910--$1,386$2,647,3721Warner Bros.
5Casino Royale (2006)$2,634,937157%3,161-225$834$122,730,1544Sony / Columbia
6Deja Vu (2006)$1,843,960159%2,742-366$672$48,822,1563Disney
7Unaccompanied Minors$1,557,117--2,775--$561$1,557,1171Warner Bros.
8The Nativity Story$1,460,504157%3,0830$474$11,657,6992New Line
9Deck the Halls$1,039,347264%2,766-439$376$27,190,6193Fox
10Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan$794,934127%1,594-643$499$118,488,4086Fox