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. 16 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jul. 16 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hancock$3,162,868-10%3,9650$798$174,598,5412Sony / Columbia
2Hellboy II: The Golden Army$2,674,200-16%3,204--$835$44,118,1021Universal
3Journey to the Center of the Earth$2,473,224-7%2,811--$880$28,869,7461Warner Bros. / New Line
4WALL-E$2,360,566-4%3,849-143$613$170,460,9303Disney
5Wanted (2008)$1,405,782-10%3,157-28$445$117,020,1183Universal
6Get Smart$963,174-6%3,086-488$312$114,574,9154Warner Bros.
7Kung Fu Panda$643,458-3%2,704-643$238$204,144,3576Paramount / DreamWorks
8Meet Dave$601,709-10%3,011--$200$7,198,2261Fox
9Kit Kittredge: An American Girl$451,925-3%1,8496$244$12,367,1804Picturehouse
10The Incredible Hulk$312,831-2%1,945-1098$161$130,871,1035Universal