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, Dec. 2 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Dec. 2 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Die Another Day$1,478,570-75%3,32410$445$102,857,4852MGM
2Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets$1,048,692-84%3,6820$285$201,208,8363Warner Bros.
3Treasure Planet$440,312-83%3,227--$136$17,042,0111Disney
4Friday After Next$375,224-73%1,6215$231$25,519,9932New Line
5Solaris$374,702-71%2,406--$156$9,793,1951Fox
6The Santa Clause 2$350,405-86%2,526-725$139$113,938,2465Disney
7Eight Crazy Nights$313,746-82%2,503--$125$14,358,5101Sony / Columbia
88 Mile$299,916-73%2,498-87$120$107,695,5284Universal
9Wes Craven Presents: They$255,254-72%1,615--$158$7,772,9841Miramax / Dimension
10The Ring$253,536-74%1,912-716$133$120,040,4647DreamWorks