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 Thu, Aug. 23 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Aug. 23 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Superbad$3,466,982-10%2,948--$1,176$50,572,8101Sony / Columbia
2Rush Hour 3$1,899,668-8%3,7780$503$96,770,5422New Line
3The Bourne Ultimatum$1,795,913-4%3,70115$485$172,782,5463Universal
4The Simpsons Movie$801,110-6%3,162-390$253$169,037,1734Fox
5Hairspray (2007)$708,166-9%2,389-416$296$104,022,7795New Line
6Stardust$684,787-4%2,56525$267$22,506,3672Paramount
7The Invasion$516,856-7%2,776--$186$8,378,2911Warner Bros.
8Underdog$507,772-10%2,551-462$199$34,395,3023Disney
9Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix$471,330-2%1,955-630$241$280,832,3556Warner Bros.
10Becoming Jane$398,367-4%1,186585$336$10,801,6023Miramax