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 Thu, Nov. 14 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Nov. 14 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
18 Mile$2,320,664-7%2,470--$940$65,096,2201Universal
2The Ring$844,8938%2,927119$289$90,024,9174DreamWorks
3The Santa Clause 2$844,8318%3,3522$252$67,415,1672Disney
4jackass: the movie$472,6994%2,5322$187$55,474,6413Paramount
5I Spy$386,084-1%3,1820$121$26,928,3132Sony / Columbia
6My Big Fat Greek Wedding$380,9060%1,975-2$193$181,465,73930IFC Films
7Sweet Home Alabama$202,7043%2,004-437$101$119,650,3457Disney
8Femme Fatale$193,755-7%1,0660$182$4,443,7231Warner Bros.
9Ghost Ship$179,740-5%2,361-426$76$27,137,6513Warner Bros.
10Punch-Drunk Love$156,663-1%1,29341$121$15,288,0955Sony / Columbia