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, Mar. 30 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Mar. 30 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1How to Train Your Dragon$4,803,0280%4,055--$1,184$53,349,3841Paramount / DreamWorks
2Alice in Wonderland (2010)$2,037,2343%3,384-355$602$297,550,8914Disney
3Hot Tub Time Machine$1,502,696-3%2,754--$546$17,068,2861MGM
4Diary of a Wimpy Kid$1,232,640-1%3,0836$400$38,371,5912Fox
5The Bounty Hunter$1,139,3499%3,0740$371$40,605,5542Sony / Columbia
6She's Out of My League$412,8602%2,432-526$170$26,402,6003Paramount
7Green Zone$384,4257%2,564-440$150$31,218,3903Universal
8Repo Men$365,5554%2,519-2$145$12,022,9452Universal
9Shutter Island$340,1161%2,123-581$160$121,290,4076Paramount
10Our Family Wedding$224,8905%1,132-477$199$17,378,4253Fox Searchlight