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 Mon, Feb. 11 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Feb. 11 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Fool's Gold$1,294,908-73%3,125--$414$22,883,9551Warner Bros.
2Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins$883,927-78%2,387--$370$17,090,8401Universal
3Juno$388,865-73%2,321-154$168$117,898,0217Fox Searchlight
4The Eye (2008)$383,747-74%2,47034$155$21,800,6512Lionsgate
5Rambo$362,613-73%2,717-47$133$37,240,1133Lionsgate
627 Dresses$351,264-72%2,841-135$124$65,430,1654Fox
7The Bucket List$348,960-73%2,753-162$127$75,348,4375Warner Bros.
8There Will Be Blood$296,791-73%1,620113$183$26,984,4087Paramount Vantage
9Untraceable$246,108-72%2,143-225$115$24,568,0503Sony / Screen Gems
10Meet the Spartans$226,415-78%2,446-197$93$34,176,5183Fox