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, Aug. 26 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Aug. 26 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Inglourious Basterds$3,585,180-16%3,165--$1,133$50,565,6201Weinstein Company
2District 9$1,701,026-15%3,0501$558$78,522,5662Sony / TriStar
3Julie & Julia$1,158,118-5%2,463109$470$62,488,8703Sony / Columbia
4The Time Traveler's Wife$1,032,047-15%2,9880$345$40,476,2022Warner Bros. / New Line
5G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra$981,429-16%3,953-54$248$123,524,5413Paramount
6Shorts$556,708-13%3,105--$179$8,201,8261Warner Bros.
7G-Force$441,186-6%2,561-504$172$108,555,1345Disney
8Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince$388,820-4%1,936-835$201$291,440,5346Warner Bros.
9The Ugly Truth$333,883-9%1,971-762$169$83,831,6415Sony / Columbia
10The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard$332,530-14%1,84911$180$12,338,9722Paramount Vantage