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, Nov. 13 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Nov. 13 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa$1,941,0282%4,056--$479$81,887,8751Paramount / DreamWorks
2Role Models$1,271,854-1%2,792--$456$26,425,5831Universal
3Changeling$509,803-9%1,8555$275$23,377,9773Universal
4Zack and Miri Make a Porno$463,325-7%2,7350$169$23,317,2022The Weinstein Company
5Soul Men$266,756-4%2,044--$131$7,021,4371MGM / Weinstein
6The Secret Life of Bees$260,2353%1,481-130$176$31,289,8234Fox Searchlight
7Saw V$256,109-2%2,829-255$91$53,611,2833Lionsgate
8High School Musical 3: Senior Year$254,5128%3,464-162$73$78,510,0793Disney
9The Haunting of Molly Hartley$157,5478%2,576-76$61$11,047,3102Freestyle
10Eagle Eye$133,3400%1,407-600$95$97,273,4417Paramount / DreamWorks