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, Nov. 24 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Nov. 24 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat$1,974,164-82%3,464--$570$40,304,4731Universal
2Gothika$1,611,787-68%2,382--$677$20,901,4511Warner Bros.
3Elf$1,276,350-75%3,3810$378$96,017,6613New Line
4Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World$1,202,763-70%3,1010$388$48,481,2392Fox
5Love Actually$692,765-69%1,690513$410$31,131,4613Universal
6The Matrix Revolutions$563,018-71%3,024-478$186$125,947,5553Warner Bros.
7Brother Bear$410,765-75%2,885-145$142$70,731,5614Disney
8Looney Tunes: Back in Action$246,526-82%2,9030$85$15,137,2792Warner Bros.
9Radio$192,058-66%1,925-491$100$47,275,9935Sony / Columbia
10Scary Movie 3$178,196-74%2,359-601$76$106,664,0035Miramax / Dimension