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 Tue, Feb. 19 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Feb. 19 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1John Q.$1,523,157-54%2,466--$618$25,135,9041New Line
2Return to Never Land$919,475-75%2,605--$353$16,541,1371Disney
3Crossroads (2002)$814,848-67%2,380--$342$17,829,8811Paramount
4Big Fat Liar$709,884-74%2,5343$280$25,630,2732Universal
5Collateral Damage$633,528-47%2,8240$224$29,718,9362Warner Bros.
6Hart's War$628,616-45%2,459--$256$9,538,2531MGM
7A Beautiful Mind$624,840-53%2,081-139$300$126,322,0297Universal
8Super Troopers$531,157-44%1,780--$298$7,679,4971Fox Searchlight
9Black Hawk Down$453,696-56%2,150-814$211$96,921,4805Sony / Columbia
10The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring$409,525-59%1,507-199$272$279,051,9939New Line