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, Feb. 16 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Feb. 16 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
150 First Dates$5,255,506-48%3,591--$1,464$45,108,0161Sony / Columbia
2Miracle$2,978,978-31%2,755150$1,081$40,053,1272Disney
3Barbershop 2: Back in Business$2,033,109-44%2,7110$750$44,974,6342MGM
4Catch That Kid$1,413,105-18%2,8481$496$12,378,4622Fox
5You Got Served$911,776-39%1,832-111$498$33,005,1833Sony / Screen Gems
6The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$903,540-37%1,663-215$543$357,372,5939New Line
7The Butterfly Effect$705,726-51%2,288-231$308$49,190,3774New Line
8Along Came Polly$623,169-48%2,543-415$245$82,016,3605Universal
9Mystic River$620,107-45%1,3700$453$75,284,87918Warner Bros.
10Monster$571,199-46%1,093201$523$20,338,9868Newmarket