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, Nov. 27 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Nov. 27 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Enchanted$1,147,667-11%3,730--$308$51,490,7021Disney
2Beowulf$1,040,848-4%3,21865$323$58,761,6272Paramount
3Hitman$894,647-8%2,458--$364$22,957,9261Fox
4The Mist$574,972-5%2,423--$237$14,040,9971MGM / Weinstein
5This Christmas$553,514-14%1,858--$298$27,539,5791Sony / Screen Gems
6August Rush$507,1985%2,310--$220$14,233,9271Warner Bros.
7American Gangster$504,6240%2,799-311$180$116,560,6704Universal
8Fred Claus$346,979-12%3,6030$96$53,611,9013Warner Bros.
9Bee Movie$308,480-25%3,507-477$88$112,578,9624Paramount / DreamWorks
10Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium$204,741-22%3,1684$65$22,647,5892Fox