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, Oct. 13 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Oct. 13 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Red Dragon$4,792,870-35%3,3636$1,425$63,279,6592Universal
2Sweet Home Alabama$3,669,851-40%3,31310$1,108$84,711,7093Disney
3Brown Sugar$2,706,050-40%1,372--$1,972$10,738,2121Fox Searchlight
4The Transporter$2,479,825-31%2,573--$964$9,107,1271Fox
5My Big Fat Greek Wedding$2,400,148-36%2,01645$1,191$145,536,24226IFC Films
6The Tuxedo$2,228,822-27%2,985-37$747$37,039,3063DreamWorks
7White Oleander$1,496,598-33%1,510--$991$5,607,6741Warner Bros.
8Tuck Everlasting$1,444,292-31%1,185--$1,219$5,268,8161Disney
9Knockaround Guys$1,420,101-25%1,806--$786$5,021,6851New Line
10Jonah: A VeggieTales Movie$1,190,007-25%1,174234$1,014$10,969,4042Artisan