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 Tue, Jul. 15 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jul. 15 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl$7,351,060-2%3,269--$2,249$85,481,9281Disney
2The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen$2,454,873-4%3,002--$818$28,088,8141Fox
3Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines$2,211,0382%3,5040$631$114,692,8482Warner Bros.
4Legally Blonde 2: Red, White and Blonde$1,751,6346%3,37525$519$66,299,9782MGM
5Finding Nemo$1,404,0358%2,643-259$531$293,778,5247Disney
6Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle$1,048,37010%3,202-283$327$83,532,5903Sony / Columbia
7Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas$691,8799%3,0860$224$20,131,7192DreamWorks
828 Days Later$646,8580%1,396-11$463$29,743,3783Fox Searchlight
9Hulk$502,5683%2,575-716$195$125,663,5414Universal
10The Italian Job$408,59712%1,364-220$300$89,606,6827Paramount