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 Mon, May. 28 2007

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#TitleMon, May. 28 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End$25,069,652-27%4,362--$5,747$153,044,0081Disney
2Shrek the Third$13,970,832-23%4,17250$3,349$217,351,1532Paramount / DreamWorks
3Spider-Man 3$3,776,122-25%3,723-601$1,014$307,751,2604Sony / Columbia
4Bug (2007)$770,912-25%1,661--$464$4,017,8411Lionsgate
528 Weeks Later$736,084-22%2,013-292$366$24,402,2343Fox Atomic
6Georgia Rule$541,144-19%1,904-627$284$16,832,0953Universal
7Disturbia$500,786-26%1,632-915$307$74,941,5397Paramount / DreamWorks