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 Wed, May. 14 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, May. 14 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Matrix Reloaded$5,000,680--2,750--$1,818$5,000,6800Warner Bros.
2X2: X-Men United$2,038,207-21%3,7498$544$155,301,8872Fox
3Daddy Day Care$1,053,884-10%3,370--$313$31,100,2391Sony / Columbia
4Identity$451,282-24%2,618-115$172$41,042,9873Sony / Columbia
5Anger Management$354,436-19%2,819-652$126$124,406,2915Sony / Columbia
6Holes$302,4278%2,45250$123$52,548,0884Disney
7The Lizzie McGuire Movie$250,941-4%2,8250$89$27,317,3212Disney
8Confidence$127,374-21%1,188-683$107$11,515,7063Lionsgate
9Malibu's Most Wanted$83,036-20%2,008-332$41$32,060,7004Warner Bros.
10It Runs in the Family (2003)$74,729-9%1,042-165$72$6,971,9583MGM