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, Apr. 18 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Apr. 18 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
117 Again$9,135,498-3%3,255--$2,807$18,553,0191Warner Bros. / New Line
2State of Play$5,900,96529%2,803--$2,105$10,484,1561Universal
3Hannah Montana: The Movie$5,596,32639%3,1180$1,795$53,087,0402Disney
4Monsters vs. Aliens$5,589,09859%3,662-474$1,526$158,937,6864Paramount / DreamWorks
5Fast & Furious$4,923,31526%3,674202$1,340$133,247,3163Universal
6Crank: High Voltage$2,457,051-9%2,223--$1,105$5,159,2191Lionsgate
7Observe and Report$1,584,99612%2,7270$581$17,646,3152Warner Bros.
8Knowing$1,551,54541%2,405-520$645$72,871,1935Summit
9I Love You, Man$1,377,33727%2,202-441$625$63,748,1515Paramount / DreamWorks
10The Haunting in Connecticut$1,347,48525%2,255-466$598$51,197,5474Lionsgate