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, Dec. 11 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Dec. 11 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Four Christmases$1,352,0831%3,33525$405$74,702,3872Warner Bros. / New Line
2Twilight (2008)$921,5181%3,620195$255$142,093,3863Summit
3Australia$661,509-2%2,72179$243$33,599,2522Fox
4Quantum of Solace$578,6242%3,423-78$169$153,868,1614Sony / Columbia
5Bolt$489,5972%3,516-138$139$81,383,8223Disney
6Transporter 3$351,736-2%2,6260$134$27,027,3312Lionsgate
7Punisher: War Zone$294,490-7%2,508--$117$5,629,0311Lionsgate
8Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa$263,2911%3,317-392$79$166,754,6005Paramount / DreamWorks
9Role Models$248,4291%1,907-288$130$62,587,3165Universal