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, Mar. 6 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Mar. 6 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Old School$1,055,3314%2,74253$385$41,579,9722DreamWorks
2Cradle 2 the Grave$762,985-11%2,625--$291$20,346,5561Warner Bros.
3Chicago$696,3864%2,44792$285$107,598,11810Miramax
4How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days$672,1577%2,9230$230$80,196,8734Paramount
5Daredevil$496,109-1%3,234-240$153$86,321,4173Fox
6The Jungle Book 2$326,4202%2,814-1$116$35,265,2113Disney
7The Life of David Gale$319,064-6%2,0031$159$14,986,6902Universal
8Shanghai Knights$284,8618%2,515-11$113$52,058,8604Disney
9The Recruit$201,026-2%1,508-170$133$48,918,7605Disney
10Gods and Generals$197,9695%1,5330$129$9,744,9402Warner Bros.