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 Mon, Oct. 21 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Oct. 21 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Ring$1,388,495-64%1,981--$701$16,404,6771DreamWorks
2Red Dragon$611,762-70%3,307-56$185$78,419,5583Universal
3Sweet Home Alabama$530,376-75%3,282-31$162$99,001,1074Disney
4My Big Fat Greek Wedding$475,859-70%2,014-2$236$156,354,84627IFC Films
5The Transporter$372,918-72%2,61037$143$17,563,6092Fox
6Brown Sugar$306,495-73%1,3786$222$18,806,2462Fox Searchlight
7White Oleander$262,942-66%1,5100$174$11,011,8402Warner Bros.
8Abandon$241,027-75%2,341--$103$5,306,3391Paramount
9Formula 51$234,281-67%1,857--$126$3,052,4231Sony / Screen Gems
10Knockaround Guys$210,538-67%1,8060$117$9,635,5462New Line