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, Feb. 12 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Feb. 12 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Fool's Gold$1,242,120-4%3,125--$397$24,126,0751Warner Bros.
2Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins$643,273-27%2,387--$269$17,734,1131Universal
3The Bucket List$410,42818%2,753-162$149$75,758,8655Warner Bros.
4Juno$372,304-4%2,321-154$160$118,270,3257Fox Searchlight
527 Dresses$350,3560%2,841-135$123$65,780,5214Fox
6Rambo$342,204-6%2,717-47$126$37,582,3173Lionsgate
7The Eye (2008)$300,349-22%2,47034$122$22,101,0002Lionsgate
8There Will Be Blood$295,5730%1,620113$182$27,279,9817Paramount Vantage
9Untraceable$241,602-2%2,143-225$113$24,809,6523Sony / Screen Gems
10No Country for Old Men$185,4854%1,202-71$154$57,161,78114Miramax