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 Sat, Jan. 31 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Jan. 31 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Taken$11,655,43924%3,183--$3,662$21,072,8021Fox
2Paul Blart: Mall Cop$7,259,18978%3,20662$2,264$80,719,8873Sony / Columbia
3The Uninvited$4,691,5508%2,344--$2,002$9,042,3201Paramount / DreamWorks
4Hotel for Dogs$4,507,058133%3,160-111$1,426$45,967,2323Paramount / DreamWorks
5Gran Torino$4,422,77470%3,015-30$1,467$108,978,8714Warner Bros.
6Slumdog Millionaire$3,932,45070%1,633222$2,408$65,816,00912Fox Searchlight
7Underworld: Rise of the Lycans$3,568,64642%2,9420$1,213$31,669,8662Sony / Screen Gems
8New in Town$3,111,84828%1,941--$1,603$5,548,8401Lionsgate
9My Bloody Valentine 3D$2,151,85541%1,406-1128$1,530$44,022,1343Lionsgate
10Inkheart$1,843,75683%2,6550$694$11,946,1432Warner Bros. / New Line