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, Jun. 17 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jun. 17 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Hangover$5,050,996-9%3,35586$1,506$120,880,9782Warner Bros.
2Up$3,816,457-4%3,88668$982$198,834,0603Disney
3The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3$1,963,409-19%3,074--$639$30,091,7691Sony / Columbia
4Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian$1,327,4950%3,365-442$395$147,250,1124Fox
5Land of the Lost$1,183,725-8%3,53413$335$38,517,4092Universal
6Star Trek$700,586-5%2,638-564$266$233,993,4816Paramount
7Imagine That$678,316-9%3,008--$226$7,562,6621Paramount
8Terminator Salvation$609,176-7%2,650-654$230$115,813,3334Warner Bros.
9Angels & Demons$521,187-7%2,436-489$214$124,790,3265Sony / Columbia
10Drag Me to Hell$489,408-8%2,273-237$215$36,760,0793Universal