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.
|#||Title||Wed, Aug. 26 2009||Locations||Avg.||Total||Wks.||Dist.|
|1||Inglourious Basterds||$3,585,180||-16%||3,165||--||$1,133||$50,565,620||1||Weinstein Company|
|2||District 9||$1,701,026||-15%||3,050||1||$558||$78,522,566||2||Sony / TriStar|
|3||Julie & Julia||$1,158,118||-5%||2,463||109||$470||$62,488,870||3||Sony / Columbia|
|4||The Time Traveler's Wife||$1,032,047||-15%||2,988||0||$345||$40,476,202||2||Warner Bros. / New Line|
|5||G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra||$981,429||-16%||3,953||-54||$248||$123,524,541||3||Paramount|
|8||Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince||$388,820||-4%||1,936||-835||$201||$291,440,534||6||Warner Bros.|
|9||The Ugly Truth||$333,883||-9%||1,971||-762||$169||$83,831,641||5||Sony / Columbia|
|10||The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard||$332,530||-14%||1,849||11||$180||$12,338,972||2||Paramount Vantage|