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 Fri, Jan. 21 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Jan. 21 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Next Friday$2,526,384248%1,17572$2,150$26,242,1072New Line
2The Hurricane$1,794,438229%2,101647$854$17,873,5582Universal
3The Green Mile$1,439,202242%2,4830$580$106,004,5057Warner Bros.
4Girl, Interrupted$1,309,270159%1,93533$677$12,709,0055Sony / Columbia
5Stuart Little$1,248,016294%3,15159$396$113,333,6406Sony / Columbia
6Galaxy Quest$1,169,575266%2,259-191$518$50,923,5455DreamWorks
7The Talented Mr. Ripley$1,044,908223%2,215-154$472$65,439,3715Paramount
8Toy Story 2$597,448184%1,990-336$300$228,876,3919Disney
9Snow Falling on Cedars$417,627127%1,099-56$380$9,404,6265Universal