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, Feb. 14 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Feb. 14 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Valentine's Day$23,392,04628%3,665--$6,383$56,260,7071Warner Bros. / New Line
2The Wolfman$11,099,7903%3,222--$3,445$31,479,2351Universal
3Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief$10,174,390-11%3,356--$3,032$31,236,0671Fox
4Avatar$9,870,5167%2,685-315$3,676$661,578,1449Fox
5Dear John$6,514,29619%2,9756$2,190$53,949,0982Sony / Screen Gems
6The Tooth Fairy$2,444,8714%2,748-470$890$41,983,4424Fox
7From Paris with Love$2,333,19317%2,7220$857$16,607,9032Lionsgate
8Edge of Darkness$1,936,7784%2,615-451$741$36,324,9763Warner Bros.
9Crazy Heart$1,693,8140%1,005186$1,685$16,792,5459Fox Searchlight
10When in Rome$1,586,59024%2,125-331$747$26,280,6103Disney