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, Sep. 18 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Sep. 18 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Brave One$1,154,4387%2,755--$419$15,702,6361Warner Bros.
23:10 to Yuma (2007)$865,2699%2,66715$324$29,989,7222Lionsgate
3Mr. Woodcock$534,9457%2,231--$240$9,797,0321New Line
4Superbad$485,4069%2,910-159$167$112,172,2355Sony / Columbia
5Halloween (2007)$334,512-5%3,051-424$110$51,804,5783MGM / Weinstein
6The Bourne Ultimatum$313,30314%2,611-470$120$216,756,5337Universal
7Shoot 'Em Up$270,6278%2,1080$128$10,884,3492New Line
8Dragon Wars: D-War$265,865-11%2,277--$117$5,606,4571Freestyle
9Rush Hour 3$182,8471%2,208-482$83$133,509,2596New Line
10Balls of Fury$182,5974%2,758-323$66$29,218,9053Rogue