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, Jan. 30 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jan. 30 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Black Hawk Down$1,204,359-11%3,1010$388$62,759,6612Sony / Columbia
2A Beautiful Mind$805,281-10%2,23712$360$95,340,5504Universal
3The Count of Monte Cristo (2002)$761,316-12%2,007--$379$13,835,1261Disney
4The Mothman Prophecies$613,747-18%2,331--$263$13,278,3561Sony / Screen Gems
5I Am Sam$595,047-12%1,268--$469$10,160,8725New Line
6A Walk to Remember$512,506-15%2,411--$213$13,911,9711Warner Bros.
7The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring$500,583-15%2,703-563$185$260,065,1846New Line
8Snow Dogs$471,767-5%2,440138$193$40,396,1022Disney
9Kung Pow! Enter the Fist$264,738-17%2,478--$107$7,978,9781Fox
10Ocean's Eleven$209,184-15%2,010-660$104$176,638,5218Warner Bros.