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 Wed, Mar. 31 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Mar. 31 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Last Song$5,125,103--2,673--$1,917$5,125,1030Disney
2How to Train Your Dragon$4,534,374-6%4,055--$1,118$57,883,7581Paramount / DreamWorks
3Alice in Wonderland (2010)$1,908,799-6%3,243-496$589$299,459,6904Disney
4Hot Tub Time Machine$1,350,032-10%2,771--$487$18,418,3181MGM
5Diary of a Wimpy Kid$1,097,690-11%3,0836$356$39,469,2812Fox
6The Bounty Hunter$1,011,839-11%3,0740$329$41,617,3932Sony / Columbia
7She's Out of My League$380,409-8%2,432-526$156$26,783,0093Paramount
8Green Zone$331,080-14%2,136-868$155$31,549,4703Universal
9Shutter Island$328,229-3%2,123-581$155$121,618,6366Paramount
10Repo Men$306,990-16%2,274-247$135$12,329,9352Universal