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, Feb. 17 2002

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#TitleSun, Feb. 17 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1John Q.$5,990,458-27%2,466--$2,429$20,276,3661New Line
2Return to Never Land$4,278,342-14%2,605--$1,642$11,888,5911Disney
3Crossroads (2002)$3,989,172-25%2,380--$1,676$14,527,8461Paramount
4Big Fat Liar$3,040,709-18%2,5343$1,200$22,208,5022Universal
5Collateral Damage$2,661,197-26%2,8240$942$27,882,6512Warner Bros.
6A Beautiful Mind$2,538,704-29%2,081-139$1,220$124,366,5597Universal
7Hart's War$2,267,893-30%2,459--$922$7,774,1851MGM
8Black Hawk Down$1,999,713-26%2,150-814$930$95,435,6745Sony / Columbia
9Super Troopers$1,888,398-19%1,780--$1,061$6,203,1871Fox Searchlight
10Snow Dogs$1,809,706-20%2,286-168$792$66,548,0305Disney