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, Sep. 15 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Sep. 15 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Once Upon a Time in Mexico$1,753,701-72%3,282--$534$25,177,0081Sony / Columbia
2Matchstick Men$882,966-72%2,711--$326$13,970,9301Warner Bros.
3Cabin Fever$604,953-72%2,087--$290$9,239,6781Lionsgate
4Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl$256,827-78%2,029-174$127$288,143,32210Disney
5Open Range$195,402-71%2,063-205$95$53,680,3155Disney
6Jeepers Creepers II$192,308-76%2,784-340$69$32,060,2473MGM / United Artists
7Seabiscuit$188,978-72%2,102-471$90$113,793,3818Universal
8Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star$161,005-87%2,08357$77$13,030,8382Paramount
9S.W.A.T.$158,827-77%2,062-538$77$112,949,7696Sony / Columbia
10Freaky Friday (2003)$139,489-87%2,567-406$54$102,105,8406Disney