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 Fri, Oct. 5 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Oct. 5 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Heartbreak Kid$4,675,256--3,229--$1,448$4,675,2561Paramount / DreamWorks
2The Game Plan$4,342,565388%3,1052$1,399$30,892,4652Disney
3The Kingdom$2,886,998168%2,8029$1,030$24,911,6252Universal
4Resident Evil: Extinction$1,245,481127%2,84820$437$40,420,3303Sony / Screen Gems
5Feel the Noise$1,127,403--1,015--$1,111$1,127,4031Sony / TriStar
6Good Luck Chuck$1,107,757113%2,476-136$447$26,704,2633Lionsgate
7The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising$1,091,585--3,141--$348$1,091,5851Fox
83:10 to Yuma (2007)$919,842136%2,562-444$359$46,432,4045Lionsgate
9Mr. Woodcock$696,800279%1,950-245$357$20,988,3884New Line
10The Brave One$649,953120%2,358-479$276$32,713,0194Warner Bros.