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, Mar. 18 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Mar. 18 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who!$3,928,7659%3,954--$994$52,556,3941Fox
210,000 B.C.$1,438,8114%3,4100$422$64,402,5232Warner Bros.
3Never Back Down$771,1865%2,729--$283$10,107,5521Summit
4College Road Trip$737,83613%2,7060$273$25,597,2912Disney
5The Bank Job$543,81126%1,61310$337$14,235,4512Lionsgate
6Vantage Point$538,64118%2,761-402$195$60,260,4004Sony / Columbia
7Doomsday$465,5195%1,936--$240$5,836,5181Rogue
8The Other Boleyn Girl$342,99627%1,21245$283$19,765,3173Sony / Columbia
9Semi-Pro$339,21018%2,270-851$149$30,445,2893New Line
10The Spiderwick Chronicles$295,5109%2,407-839$123$65,943,6035Paramount