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 Sun, May. 4 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, May. 4 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1X2: X-Men United$22,310,094-30%3,741--$5,964$85,557,6381Fox
2The Lizzie McGuire Movie$4,460,905-38%2,825--$1,579$17,338,9811Disney
3Identity$2,367,148-41%2,7330$866$30,185,2612Sony / Columbia
4Anger Management$1,941,713-48%3,471-185$559$115,284,5264Sony / Columbia
5Holes$1,905,958-37%2,40253$793$45,364,5873Disney
6Malibu's Most Wanted$895,092-49%2,340-163$383$28,951,7063Warner Bros.
7Confidence$650,606-42%1,8710$348$8,501,1162Lionsgate
8It Runs in the Family (2003)$424,076-44%1,2070$351$5,225,5742MGM
9Bulletproof Monk$404,408-32%1,894-1061$214$21,580,6293MGM
10Phone Booth$355,531-45%1,196-917$297$42,534,7415Fox