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, Apr. 11 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Apr. 11 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Spy Kids$1,898,3859%3,133--$606$31,687,6252Miramax / Dimension
2Blow$1,338,793-15%2,249--$595$4,356,8151New Line
3Along Came a Spider$1,313,934-10%2,530--$519$4,099,6551Paramount
4Joe Dirt$1,304,762--2,638--$495$1,304,7620Sony / Columbia
5Kingdom Come$1,137,532--1,101--$1,033$1,137,5320Fox Searchlight
6Josie and the Pussycats$866,874--2,442--$355$866,8740Universal
7Pokemon 3: The Movie$468,768-7%2,675--$175$1,456,5761Warner Bros.
8Someone Like You$434,042-17%2,349--$185$11,380,9272Fox
9Heartbreakers (2001)$401,227-17%2,708--$148$20,919,1753MGM
10Enemy at the Gates$323,977-6%1,724--$188$28,441,5964Paramount