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, May. 28 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, May. 28 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones$3,543,140-71%3,1610$1,121$204,851,1352Fox
2Spider-Man$2,008,024-73%3,876261$518$335,649,3074Sony / Columbia
3Insomnia (2002)$1,972,343-62%2,610--$756$28,040,9511Warner Bros.
4Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron$1,402,098-74%3,317--$423$24,616,3231DreamWorks
5Enough$1,145,799-64%2,623--$437$18,358,3451Sony / Columbia
6About a Boy$647,582-67%1,749542$370$22,401,4022Universal
7Unfaithful$590,397-59%2,401-223$246$41,588,5623Fox
8The New Guy$342,775-66%2,374-313$144$24,733,2163Sony / Columbia
9The Scorpion King$129,673-68%1,524-1031$85$88,045,6216Universal
10Changing Lanes$118,442-58%1,258-900$94$64,454,2427Paramount