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 Sat, Apr. 12 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Apr. 12 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Prom Night (2008)$8,317,823-13%2,700--$3,081$17,842,3831Sony / Screen Gems
2Street Kings$4,780,1029%2,467--$1,938$9,160,3721Fox Searchlight
321$4,676,74141%2,73683$1,709$59,257,7153Sony / Columbia
4Nim's Island$4,134,13574%3,5185$1,175$22,791,5452Fox
5Leatherheads$2,895,99748%2,7712$1,045$20,550,8312Universal
6Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who!$2,675,82872%3,209-362$834$137,858,0585Fox
7Smart People$1,802,07639%1,106--$1,629$3,101,6461Miramax
8Superhero Movie$1,429,18448%2,526-439$566$20,485,4343MGM / Weinstein
9The Ruins$1,410,56036%2,8142$501$12,616,1952Paramount / DreamWorks
10Drillbit Taylor$888,96334%2,205-502$403$27,941,9644Paramount