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 Mon, Feb. 21 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Feb. 21 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Snow Day$3,735,712-12%2,70238$1,383$31,494,7802Paramount
2The Tigger Movie$2,460,371-21%2,75532$893$22,396,6152Disney
3The Whole Nine Yards$2,184,675-49%2,910--$751$15,916,9241Warner Bros.
4Hanging Up$2,142,279-47%2,618--$818$15,709,9271Sony / Columbia
5Pitch Black$1,889,479-52%1,832--$1,031$13,523,5991USA Films
6Scream 3$1,267,928-52%3,368-99$376$72,100,3473Miramax / Dimension
7American Beauty$1,012,693-48%1,287--$787$74,718,78723DreamWorks
8Stuart Little$641,056--1,714--$374$129,069,12010Sony / Columbia
9The Green Mile$387,402--2,10290$184$126,103,42411Warner Bros.
10Galaxy Quest$381,858-11%1,186-403$322$67,992,3209DreamWorks