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, Aug. 13 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Aug. 13 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Rush Hour 3$5,227,587-60%3,778--$1,384$54,329,1481New Line
2The Bourne Ultimatum$3,555,345-62%3,68626$965$135,107,6822Universal
3The Simpsons Movie$1,598,531-53%3,552-374$450$153,981,7193Fox
4Stardust$1,235,952-56%2,540--$487$10,406,8781Paramount
5Hairspray (2007)$1,009,407-43%2,805-310$360$93,161,1934New Line
6Underdog$826,978-51%3,0130$274$25,470,4082Disney
7I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry$784,301-51%2,799-490$280$104,566,1904Universal
8Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix$781,459-56%2,585-540$302$272,831,1885Warner Bros.
9No Reservations$501,895-52%2,053-372$244$32,525,5763Warner Bros.
10Daddy Day Camp$469,911-46%2,332--$202$5,356,5641Sony / TriStar