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 Sun, Dec. 6 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Dec. 6 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Blind Side$4,726,463-45%3,326186$1,421$128,868,4123Warner Bros.
2The Twilight Saga: New Moon$3,832,866-41%4,12482$929$255,362,1763Summit
3Disney's A Christmas Carol$2,320,879-34%2,546-467$912$115,250,8235Disney
4Brothers (2009)$2,280,637-38%2,088--$1,092$9,527,8481Lionsgate
52012$1,786,435-40%3,220-224$555$148,958,5764Sony / Columbia
6Old Dogs$1,765,458-42%3,4250$515$33,924,2932Disney
7Armored$1,505,754-42%1,915--$786$6,511,1281Sony / Screen Gems
8Ninja Assassin$1,399,845-31%2,5030$559$29,821,9222Warner Bros.
9Planet 51$1,302,097-36%2,904-131$448$34,051,4563Sony / TriStar
10Everybody's Fine (2009)$951,438-40%2,133--$446$3,852,0681Miramax