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. 15 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Mar. 15 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Alice in Wonderland (2010)$6,054,110-67%3,7280$1,624$215,393,5422Disney
2Green Zone$1,231,230-66%3,003--$410$15,540,5251Universal
3She's Out of My League$1,140,514-58%2,956--$386$10,915,7921Paramount
4Shutter Island$797,561-64%3,356178$238$108,809,2064Paramount
5Avatar$671,742-65%1,718-445$391$731,303,05113Fox
6Remember Me$664,516-60%2,212--$300$8,753,6551Summit
7Our Family Wedding$592,462-71%1,605--$369$8,222,3241Fox Searchlight
8Brooklyn's Finest$451,709-64%1,9393$233$21,985,1132Overture
9Cop Out$417,493-64%2,882-268$145$39,898,2273Warner Bros.
10The Crazies$408,852-58%2,359-120$173$33,798,1603Overture