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, Jun. 23 2003

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#TitleMon, Jun. 23 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hulk$6,112,663-63%3,660--$1,670$68,242,4631Universal
2Finding Nemo$2,732,514-59%3,404-21$803$231,285,8684Disney
32 Fast 2 Furious$1,256,626-59%3,140-278$400$104,145,7403Universal
4Bruce Almighty$1,122,449-58%3,074-403$365$211,669,4115Universal
5The Italian Job$841,164-60%2,095-602$402$68,478,5464Paramount
6Rugrats Go Wild$797,960-62%3,0410$262$24,596,6602Paramount
7Alex & Emma$669,573-56%2,310--$290$6,780,8661Warner Bros.
8Hollywood Homicide$652,519-60%2,8400$230$22,214,7402Sony / Columbia
9Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd$637,952-49%2,6090$245$20,659,9152New Line
10The Matrix Reloaded$488,695-60%1,850-500$264$264,893,7606Warner Bros.