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 Wed, Dec. 3 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Dec. 3 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Four Christmases$1,558,510-14%3,310110$471$51,074,5961Warner Bros. / New Line
2Twilight (2008)$1,328,744-10%3,4250$388$123,986,8062Summit
3Australia$906,735-17%2,64225$343$22,988,2781Fox
4Quantum of Solace$824,430-11%3,5010$235$144,053,2463Sony / Columbia
5Bolt$608,765-9%3,6540$167$68,955,5822Disney
6Transporter 3$600,097-19%2,6260$229$20,314,2591Lionsgate
7Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa$331,774-12%3,7090$89$160,235,2964Paramount / DreamWorks
8Role Models$296,168-10%2,1950$135$58,734,8624Universal
9Changeling$80,508-16%1,0100$80$34,103,9666Universal
10High School Musical 3: Senior Year$30,5370%1,3850$22$88,855,7756Disney