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 Thu, Jan. 20 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Jan. 20 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Next Friday$724,9730%1,1030$657$23,715,7231New Line
2The Hurricane$545,490-3%1,4541295$375$16,079,1201Universal
3Girl, Interrupted$506,189-4%1,902--$266$11,399,7354Sony / Columbia
4The Green Mile$420,831-4%2,483-195$169$104,565,3036Warner Bros.
5The Talented Mr. Ripley$323,250-6%2,36953$136$64,394,4634Paramount
6Galaxy Quest$319,4995%2,4500$130$49,753,9704DreamWorks
7Stuart Little$317,1434%3,092113$103$112,085,6245Sony / Columbia
8Any Given Sunday$253,390-7%2,5050$101$67,823,2934Warner Bros.
9Magnolia$214,183-7%1,0384$206$12,413,7245New Line
10Toy Story 2$210,08910%2,326-426$90$228,278,9438Disney