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, Sep. 2 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Sep. 2 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Tropic Thunder$899,062-71%3,473121$259$87,835,5223Paramount / DreamWorks
2Babylon A.D.$669,888-67%3,390--$198$12,211,7261Fox
3The Dark Knight$619,280-75%2,750-413$225$505,429,6777Warner Bros.
4Traitor$577,801-73%2,054--$281$12,085,9601Overture
5Death Race$545,483-66%2,5375$215$25,284,3962Universal
6The House Bunny$533,170-71%2,7140$196$27,211,1832Sony / Columbia
7Mamma Mia!$344,386-72%1,968-358$175$132,855,5897Universal
8Pineapple Express$337,639-63%2,047-573$165$81,167,7714Sony / Columbia
9Disaster Movie$272,371-75%2,642--$103$7,219,1281Lionsgate
10College$205,074-56%2,123--$97$2,826,0181MGM