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 Wed, Jul. 9 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jul. 9 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hancock$6,412,749-14%3,9650$1,617$126,195,8241Sony / Columbia
2WALL-E$4,283,862-3%3,9920$1,073$140,402,4342Disney
3Wanted (2008)$2,435,782-10%3,18510$765$98,180,4202Universal
4Get Smart$1,594,238-1%3,5740$446$102,883,5513Warner Bros.
5Kung Fu Panda$1,191,1482%3,347-323$356$196,680,6485Paramount / DreamWorks
6Kit Kittredge: An American Girl$779,6664%1,84390$423$8,001,5583Picturehouse
7The Incredible Hulk$699,9380%3,043153$230$126,943,1594Universal
8Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull$467,7992%2,192-364$213$307,792,7847Paramount
9Sex and the City$432,7994%1,275-126$339$146,100,7856Warner Bros. / New Line
10The Love Guru$360,344-4%2,648-364$136$30,526,1763Paramount