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, Feb. 1 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Feb. 1 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Avatar$2,700,621-73%3,074-67$879$598,813,9037Fox
2Edge of Darkness$1,318,410-70%3,066--$430$18,532,7941Warner Bros.
3When in Rome$779,434-72%2,456--$317$13,129,4751Disney
4The Book of Eli$744,213-70%3,075-36$242$75,255,9783Warner Bros.
5Legion$625,807-70%2,4760$253$29,648,5932Sony / Screen Gems
6The Tooth Fairy$527,259-83%3,3451$158$26,631,6462Fox
7Sherlock Holmes$339,052-72%2,250-420$151$197,940,5746Warner Bros.
8The Lovely Bones$308,354-75%2,63867$117$38,313,7718Paramount / DreamWorks
9It's Complicated$303,920-69%2,096-205$145$104,414,9556Universal
10The Blind Side$227,359-71%1,751-181$130$237,982,18711Warner Bros.