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 Sun, Jan. 27 2002

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#TitleSun, Jan. 27 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Black Hawk Down$3,823,778-52%3,1010$1,233$58,893,4332Sony / Columbia
2Snow Dogs$3,805,540-41%2,440138$1,560$38,811,7802Disney
3The Count of Monte Cristo (2002)$2,764,750-44%2,007--$1,378$11,376,2491Disney
4A Beautiful Mind$2,606,120-53%2,23712$1,165$92,889,0564Universal
5A Walk to Remember$2,604,787-48%2,411--$1,080$12,177,1831Warner Bros.
6The Mothman Prophecies$2,512,983-48%2,331--$1,078$11,211,5131Sony / Screen Gems
7I Am Sam$2,120,455-41%1,268--$1,672$8,316,6995New Line
8The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring$2,041,527-46%2,703-563$755$258,449,4486New Line
9Kung Pow! Enter the Fist$1,795,359-41%2,478--$725$7,017,9011Fox
10Orange County$917,435-54%2,3170$396$34,794,4883Paramount