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, Sep. 4 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Sep. 4 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Tropic Thunder$723,188-4%3,473121$208$89,310,0413Paramount / DreamWorks
2The Dark Knight$528,767-1%2,750-313$192$506,495,1017Warner Bros.
3Babylon A.D.$470,032-9%3,390--$139$13,197,7671Fox
4Traitor$446,797-3%2,0540$218$12,993,3831Overture
5Death Race$443,878-5%2,5375$175$26,197,4622Universal
6The House Bunny$418,3540%2,7140$154$28,048,2692Sony / Columbia
7Mamma Mia!$372,7625%1,968-94$189$133,582,5097Universal
8Pineapple Express$286,265-5%2,047-368$140$81,756,1604Sony / Columbia
9Mirrors$173,160-1%1,820-721$95$25,944,0643Fox
10Disaster Movie$167,498-10%2,642--$63$7,572,5871Lionsgate