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, Feb. 16 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Feb. 16 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Valentine's Day$2,686,154-61%3,665--$733$65,821,4661Warner Bros. / New Line
2Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief$1,907,178-74%3,356--$568$40,568,8121Fox
3The Wolfman$1,868,765-54%3,222--$580$37,423,8301Universal
4Avatar$1,836,327-64%2,685-315$684$668,585,6959Fox
5Dear John$941,717-56%2,9756$317$57,019,4772Sony / Screen Gems
6The Tooth Fairy$537,793-72%2,748-470$196$44,472,7454Fox
7From Paris with Love$446,234-48%2,7220$164$17,911,8042Lionsgate
8Crazy Heart$371,792-48%1,005186$370$17,880,4109Fox Searchlight
9Edge of Darkness$369,337-49%2,615-451$141$37,423,4943Warner Bros.
10When in Rome$256,901-57%2,125-331$121$27,132,5553Disney