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, Sep. 7 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Sep. 7 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Inglourious Basterds$3,321,831-27%3,358193$989$95,145,2613Weinstein Company
2The Final Destination$2,926,064-30%3,1210$938$50,436,1062Warner Bros. / New Line
3All About Steve$2,816,907-24%2,251--$1,251$14,057,2501Fox
4Gamer$2,047,795-29%2,502--$818$11,205,4111Lionsgate
5District 9$2,037,791-26%3,139-41$649$103,388,9274Sony / TriStar
6Julie & Julia$1,752,313-12%2,52825$693$80,722,5515Sony / Columbia
7G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra$1,530,956-21%2,846-621$538$141,020,5635Paramount
8Extract$1,173,945-24%1,611--$729$5,513,4901Miramax
9The Time Traveler's Wife$1,139,672-26%2,803-158$407$55,811,6424Warner Bros. / New Line
10Halloween II (2009)$1,127,751-41%3,08863$365$26,928,6632Weinstein / Dimension