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, Mar. 19 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Mar. 19 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Ice Age$2,876,774-5%3,316--$868$52,208,1061Fox
2Resident Evil$1,244,573-8%2,528--$492$20,296,5431Sony / Screen Gems
3Showtime$994,2654%2,917--$341$16,958,6341Warner Bros.
4The Time Machine$782,6691%2,95814$265$41,495,3922DreamWorks
5We Were Soldiers$702,8624%3,1430$224$53,800,3363Paramount
640 Days and 40 Nights$455,20120%2,312-87$197$30,647,0263Miramax
7A Beautiful Mind$383,07219%1,533-260$250$149,913,81011Universal
8All About the Benjamins$336,651-21%1,51914$222$18,442,6242New Line
9John Q.$279,7681%2,019-363$139$65,749,1045New Line
10The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring$224,50917%1,101-109$204$294,757,37713New Line