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, Oct. 16 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Oct. 16 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Body of Lies$998,3956%2,710--$368$17,601,6731Warner Bros.
2Beverly Hills Chihuahua$918,63521%3,2183$285$57,861,7492Disney
3Quarantine$853,7922%2,461--$347$18,385,8851Sony / Screen Gems
4Eagle Eye$792,40719%3,61498$219$73,992,5753Paramount / DreamWorks
5Nights in Rodanthe$467,84711%2,575-127$182$34,214,4203Warner Bros.
6Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist$464,40914%2,4210$192$22,809,2832Sony / Columbia
7Appaloosa$339,91814%1,290245$264$12,297,5624Warner Bros. / New Line
8The Duchess$325,97810%1,2071080$270$7,007,4184Paramount Vantage
9The Express$322,12021%2,808--$115$6,021,1701Universal
10City of Ember$213,42519%2,022--$106$4,194,8961Fox