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, Apr. 16 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Apr. 16 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Spy Kids$3,012,265--3,17239$950$37,126,0393Miramax / Dimension
2Along Came a Spider$1,168,649--2,5300$462$6,831,0092Paramount
3Bridget Jones's Diary$1,168,341--1,611--$725$1,168,3411Miramax
4Joe Dirt$1,046,344--2,638--$397$3,748,2761Sony / Columbia
5Blow$1,037,752--2,2490$461$6,496,5182New Line
6Kingdom Come$775,241-65%1,111--$698$10,488,6891Fox Searchlight
7Josie and the Pussycats$728,327-15%2,556--$285$7,303,4741Universal
8Pokemon 3: The Movie$562,288--2,6750$210$2,018,8642Warner Bros.
9Heartbreakers (2001)$334,905--2,477-231$135$21,777,6564MGM
10Enemy at the Gates$324,112--1,694-30$191$29,157,8175Paramount