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 Fri, Mar. 27 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Mar. 27 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Monsters vs. Aliens$16,754,993--4,104--$4,083$16,754,9931Paramount / DreamWorks
2The Haunting in Connecticut$9,669,765--2,732--$3,539$9,669,7651Lionsgate
3Knowing$4,607,023180%3,3375$1,381$36,119,7822Summit
4I Love You, Man$3,973,095157%2,7176$1,462$28,380,3142Paramount / DreamWorks
5Duplicity$2,321,918154%2,5795$900$20,404,4742Universal
612 Rounds$1,808,783--2,331--$776$1,808,7831Fox
7Race to Witch Mountain$1,519,788101%3,26881$465$49,176,9563Disney
8The Last House on the Left (2009)$876,27497%2,251-151$389$26,724,8443Universal / Rogue
9Taken$821,096152%1,961-700$419$135,187,1219Fox
10Watchmen$760,37237%2,010-1500$378$101,303,8734Warner Bros.