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 Wed, Oct. 24 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Oct. 24 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
130 Days of Night$1,036,608-19%2,855--$363$19,588,0821Sony / Columbia
2Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married?$568,172-17%2,03423$279$40,988,0242Lionsgate
3Michael Clayton$557,211-8%2,58574$216$23,210,8333Warner Bros.
4We Own the Night$484,957-14%2,3620$205$21,230,2602Sony / Columbia
5Gone Baby Gone$452,111-15%1,713--$264$6,956,4241Miramax
6The Game Plan$376,8722%3,301173$114$70,324,1074Disney
7Rendition$343,173-12%2,250--$153$5,122,6081New Line
8The Heartbreak Kid$332,406-9%2,782-451$119$33,044,6233Paramount / DreamWorks
9Elizabeth: The Golden Age$301,783-3%2,0065$150$12,108,4162Universal
10The Comebacks$230,501-7%2,812--$82$6,276,5511Fox Atomic