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, Dec. 27 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Dec. 27 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1National Treasure: Book of Secrets$10,517,175-15%3,832--$2,745$88,403,0851Disney
2Alvin and the Chipmunks$9,520,25514%3,49924$2,721$112,370,5582Fox
3I Am Legend$7,403,663-15%3,62014$2,045$167,076,9132Warner Bros.
4Charlie Wilson's War$3,065,390-18%2,575--$1,190$22,738,5581Universal
5Aliens vs. Predator - Requiem$2,941,550-33%2,563--$1,148$16,829,5240Fox
6The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep$2,679,2825%2,772--$967$7,611,0850Sony / Columbia
7P.S. I Love You$2,472,726-3%2,454--$1,008$14,298,0351Warner Bros.
8Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street$2,336,800-15%1,249--$1,871$18,720,3911Paramount / DreamWorks
9Enchanted$1,990,73515%2,227-839$894$104,149,7255Disney
10The Great Debaters$1,575,833-23%1,164--$1,354$7,250,9650MGM / Weinstein