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, Oct. 6 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Oct. 6 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Beverly Hills Chihuahua$1,356,306-85%3,215--$422$30,657,8691Disney
2Eagle Eye$1,144,659-74%3,5166$326$55,759,9962Paramount / DreamWorks
3Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist$693,824-71%2,421--$287$12,005,7821Sony / Columbia
4Nights in Rodanthe$582,063-68%2,702-2$215$25,670,7682Warner Bros.
5Appaloosa$488,750-64%1,0451031$468$6,091,1493Warner Bros. / New Line
6Burn After Reading$316,818-67%2,397-252$132$51,994,5144Focus
7Lakeview Terrace$312,104-71%2,574107$121$32,511,1233Sony / Screen Gems
8An American Carol$255,609-71%1,639--$156$3,913,3601Vivendi
9Blindness (2008)$162,821-67%1,690--$96$2,112,9151Miramax
10Miracle at St. Anna$155,633-67%1,1850$131$6,489,1652Disney