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, Jan. 19 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jan. 19 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Along Came Polly$4,729,949-37%2,984--$1,585$32,451,1641Universal
2Cheaper by the Dozen$2,871,9515%3,025-213$949$115,073,6124Fox
3The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$2,228,122-31%3,003-529$742$329,046,8035New Line
4Big Fish$2,030,059-32%2,514108$808$39,891,1546Sony / Columbia
5Torque$1,471,354-44%2,463--$597$11,442,3071Warner Bros.
6Teacher's Pet$1,140,07334%2,027--$562$3,600,4661Disney
7Cold Mountain$1,133,403-37%2,802500$404$65,976,6544Miramax
8Peter Pan (2003)$939,85816%1,649-965$570$43,972,3174Universal
9Something's Gotta Give$937,107-37%2,502-374$375$101,679,5286Sony / Columbia
10My Baby's Daddy$763,989-28%1,4481$528$13,180,3542Miramax