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 Mon, Jun. 22 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jun. 22 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Proposal$4,651,791-44%3,056--$1,522$38,281,4061Disney
2The Hangover$3,811,485-52%3,545190$1,075$156,632,6183Warner Bros.
3Up$2,790,820-67%3,832-54$728$229,058,1014Disney
4Year One$2,360,359-50%3,022--$781$21,969,8311Sony / Columbia
5The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3$1,158,190-72%3,0773$376$45,226,3212Sony / Columbia
6Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian$890,021-67%2,962-403$300$157,349,6405Fox
7Star Trek$568,974-75%2,307-331$247$240,825,5517Paramount
8Land of the Lost$530,595-64%2,945-589$180$44,589,9683Universal
9Imagine That$405,950-62%3,0113$135$11,946,5762Paramount
10Terminator Salvation$375,971-69%1,920-730$196$120,107,5165Warner Bros.