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 Fri, Oct. 3 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Oct. 3 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1School of Rock$6,006,778--2,614--$2,298$6,006,7781Paramount
2Out of Time$5,262,459--3,076--$1,711$5,262,4591MGM
3The Rundown$2,854,964183%3,1542$905$25,837,6962Universal
4Under the Tuscan Sun$2,315,181186%1,697471$1,364$15,373,4132Disney
5Secondhand Lions$1,510,909201%3,032-6$498$26,957,5713New Line
6Underworld$1,456,834129%2,715-213$537$41,197,7673Sony / Screen Gems
7The Fighting Temptations$872,499217%1,762-264$495$22,062,2243Paramount
8Once Upon a Time in Mexico$746,215116%2,097-825$356$51,188,1684Sony / Columbia
9Cold Creek Manor$732,085162%1,938-97$378$16,561,9043Disney
10Matchstick Men$677,550128%2,007-659$338$32,600,6614Warner Bros.