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, Aug. 12 2007

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#TitleSun, Aug. 12 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Rush Hour 3$13,031,448-24%3,778--$3,449$49,101,5611New Line
2The Bourne Ultimatum$9,251,989-30%3,68626$2,510$131,552,3372Universal
3The Simpsons Movie$3,369,469-22%3,552-374$949$152,383,1883Fox
4Stardust$2,802,854-16%2,540--$1,103$9,170,9261Paramount
5Hairspray (2007)$1,779,623-27%2,805-310$634$92,151,7864New Line
6Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix$1,768,533-15%2,585-540$684$272,049,7295Warner Bros.
7Underdog$1,684,624-31%3,0130$559$24,643,4302Disney
8I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry$1,609,931-31%2,799-490$575$103,781,8894Universal
9No Reservations$1,046,270-31%2,053-372$510$32,023,6813Warner Bros.
10Transformers$1,019,252-21%1,803-616$565$302,869,2716Paramount / DreamWorks