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. 24 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Jan. 24 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Black Hawk Down$2,018,9221%3,1013085$651$41,881,5811Sony / Columbia
2A Beautiful Mind$1,202,5280%2,2253$540$81,357,9703Universal
3The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring$775,5304%3,266-115$237$250,645,9185New Line
4Snow Dogs$643,1447%2,302--$279$25,731,8131Disney
5Orange County$398,85511%2,3170$172$30,374,7682Paramount
6Ocean's Eleven$380,6792%2,6700$143$172,795,9667Warner Bros.
7Kate & Leopold$276,9868%2,381-86$116$21,672,5434Miramax
8Vanilla Sky$247,1020%2,355-415$105$94,304,1246Paramount
9Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone$167,5207%1,851-319$91$310,329,18110Warner Bros.
10Ali$98,254-3%1,977-544$50$57,553,8134Sony / Columbia