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, Jun. 5 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jun. 5 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Knocked Up$4,119,361-7%2,871--$1,435$39,247,1281Universal
2Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End$3,794,673-9%4,3620$870$225,491,4502Disney
3Shrek the Third$2,585,764-2%4,109-63$629$261,142,5843Paramount / DreamWorks
4Mr. Brooks$992,5091%2,453--$405$11,995,8311MGM
5Spider-Man 3$747,617-1%3,402-321$220$319,843,6925Sony / Columbia
628 Weeks Later$164,478-1%1,121-892$147$26,922,4974Fox Atomic
7Bug (2007)$152,128-3%1,6610$92$6,468,6652Lionsgate
8Gracie$142,1490%1,164--$122$1,642,2281Picturehouse
9Disturbia$134,8350%1,035-597$130$76,972,1958Paramount / DreamWorks