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, Apr. 24 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Apr. 24 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Anger Management$1,828,041-4%3,57019$512$88,518,2112Sony / Columbia
2Holes$1,652,6396%2,331--$709$23,824,5481Disney
3Malibu's Most Wanted$808,7920%2,503--$323$16,506,5591Warner Bros.
4Bulletproof Monk$580,051-3%2,9550$196$14,555,1891MGM
5What a Girl Wants$502,1090%2,930-34$171$29,621,3503Warner Bros.
6Phone Booth$467,843-4%2,447-42$191$37,166,5533Fox
7Bringing Down the House$309,6791%2,284-546$136$123,997,6567Disney
8Chicago$298,7467%1,711-403$175$161,944,01417Miramax
9A Man Apart$278,3359%2,174-321$128$23,912,7313New Line
10Head of State$197,7523%1,844-412$107$35,454,1324DreamWorks