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 Mon, Sep. 15 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Sep. 15 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Burn After Reading$1,493,418-68%2,651--$563$20,621,3291Focus
2Righteous Kill$1,226,865-69%3,152--$389$17,514,8091Overture
3Tyler Perry's The Family That Preys$1,043,746-73%2,070--$504$18,425,3241Lionsgate
4The Women (2008)$819,592-69%2,962--$277$10,935,4681Picturehouse
5Tropic Thunder$313,567-71%2,927-519$107$103,285,2985Paramount / DreamWorks
6The Dark Knight$277,542-74%2,191-384$127$518,084,8389Warner Bros.
7Bangkok Dangerous$237,526-70%2,6544$89$12,961,8052Lionsgate
8The House Bunny$217,551-77%2,76327$79$39,175,9394Sony / Columbia
9Traitor$161,259-69%2,014-94$80$20,897,4103Overture
10Mamma Mia!$159,557-68%1,517-387$105$139,560,9949Universal