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, Apr. 24 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Apr. 24 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Forgetting Sarah Marshall$1,497,563-3%2,798--$535$24,064,1231Universal
2The Forbidden Kingdom$1,226,0560%3,151--$389$27,024,7831Lionsgate
388 Minutes$466,074-6%2,168--$215$9,033,4251Sony / Columbia
421$436,6910%2,903167$150$71,774,3344Sony / Columbia
5Prom Night (2008)$384,0496%2,7000$142$33,712,3532Sony / Screen Gems
6Nim's Island$383,29211%3,277-241$117$34,426,0153Fox
7Street Kings$344,410-4%2,4692$139$21,554,7532Fox Searchlight
8Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who!$278,79918%2,670-539$104$145,467,1776Fox
9Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed$231,882-1%1,052--$220$3,902,7631Rocky Mountain Pictures
10Leatherheads$223,4277%2,79827$80$27,461,0603Universal