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, Mar. 8 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Mar. 8 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Alice in Wonderland (2010)$9,008,430-71%3,728--$2,416$125,109,4531Disney
2Brooklyn's Finest$1,076,952-68%1,936--$556$14,427,2511Overture
3Shutter Island$1,011,425-69%3,178175$318$96,761,4303Paramount
4Avatar$817,968-67%2,163-293$378$721,786,27812Fox
5Cop Out$671,378-72%3,1500$213$33,175,9882Warner Bros.
6The Crazies$591,624-66%2,4792$239$28,063,7882Overture
7Crazy Heart$377,971-51%1,274126$297$29,909,55412Fox Searchlight
8Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief$269,044-80%2,994-308$90$78,326,7934Fox
9Valentine's Day$253,459-70%3,040-538$83$106,557,3294Warner Bros. / New Line
10Dear John$198,958-66%2,496-510$80$76,825,0445Sony / Screen Gems