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 Tue, Jan. 26 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jan. 26 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Avatar$3,198,046-1%3,141-144$1,018$558,540,6036Fox
2The Book of Eli$1,322,1591%3,1110$425$63,366,9882Warner Bros.
3Legion$1,200,617-6%2,476--$485$19,974,5241Sony / Screen Gems
4It's Complicated$575,84528%2,301-369$250$99,294,6255Universal
5Extraordinary Measures$553,56629%2,545--$218$6,996,1731CBS Films
6The Lovely Bones$553,5469%2,5718$215$32,301,5767Paramount / DreamWorks
7The Tooth Fairy$542,789-16%3,344--$162$15,200,4311Fox
8Sherlock Holmes$533,27610%2,670-503$200$192,094,4705Warner Bros.
9Up in the Air$346,28126%1,707-400$203$69,878,1538Paramount
10The Blind Side$312,7613%1,932-476$162$234,135,40810Warner Bros.