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 Sat, Apr. 3 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Apr. 3 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Clash of the Titans (2010)$21,361,412-18%3,777--$5,656$50,077,4401Warner Bros.
2How to Train Your Dragon$11,084,2741%4,0605$2,730$85,238,7382Paramount / DreamWorks
3Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married Too?$10,525,357-13%2,155--$4,884$22,679,8051Lionsgate
4The Last Song$5,932,820-17%2,673--$2,220$22,497,3541Disney
5Alice in Wonderland (2010)$3,142,7704%2,980-404$1,055$307,678,6395Disney
6Hot Tub Time Machine$3,049,2165%2,77117$1,100$25,788,8292MGM
7The Bounty Hunter$2,344,6090%3,11844$752$47,451,9573Sony / Columbia
8Diary of a Wimpy Kid$1,896,957-20%2,842-241$667$44,969,1623Fox
9Shutter Island$584,44710%1,356-767$431$123,069,9107Paramount
10She's Out of My League$567,7062%1,390-1042$408$28,322,1344Paramount