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, Feb. 18 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Feb. 18 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1He's Just Not That Into You$1,174,590-11%3,1750$370$60,292,5752Warner Bros. / New Line
2Friday the 13th (2009)$1,106,328-22%3,105--$356$46,115,0831Warner Bros. / New Line
3Taken$996,710-17%3,109-75$321$82,683,6063Fox
4Coraline$975,054-21%2,32021$420$41,289,9822Focus
5Confessions of a Shopaholic$862,902-18%2,507--$344$19,725,7111Disney
6Paul Blart: Mall Cop$604,755-17%2,965-204$204$113,723,0935Sony / Columbia
7The International$575,746-21%2,364--$244$12,001,4071Sony / Columbia
8Slumdog Millionaire$569,636-12%1,634-90$349$89,316,02314Fox Searchlight
9The Pink Panther 2$475,312-22%3,2452$146$25,177,4652Sony / Columbia
10Gran Torino$388,884-6%2,303-402$169$130,395,0416Warner Bros.