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. 14 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Sep. 14 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself$1,289,937-74%2,255--$572$24,737,7881Lionsgate
29 (2009)$583,052-79%1,661--$351$15,743,0881Focus
3Inglourious Basterds$528,390-64%3,215-143$164$104,431,6574Weinstein Company
4The Final Destination$432,343-69%2,732-389$158$58,714,1933Warner Bros. / New Line
5Whiteout$368,996-68%2,745--$134$5,285,0861Warner Bros.
6All About Steve$352,462-71%2,26514$156$22,002,6622Fox
7Gamer$326,809-63%2,5020$131$16,590,7212Lionsgate
8Sorority Row$321,909-68%2,665--$121$5,381,0001Summit
9District 9$304,901-66%2,560-579$119$108,760,4275Sony / TriStar
10Julie & Julia$275,412-64%2,342-186$118$85,495,7956Sony / Columbia