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 Tue, Feb. 24 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Feb. 24 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
150 First Dates$1,228,9478%3,61221$340$74,104,3792Sony / Columbia
2Eurotrip$547,6300%2,512--$218$7,804,2741DreamWorks
3Welcome to Mooseport$421,7399%2,868--$147$7,583,3051Fox
4Miracle$395,0720%2,713-42$146$51,146,5913Disney
5Barbershop 2: Back in Business$317,206-6%2,229-482$142$53,877,5083MGM
6Monster$299,54019%1,087-6$276$24,335,9569Newmarket
7Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen$282,078-11%2,503--$113$9,949,2601Disney
8The Butterfly Effect$274,50917%1,901-387$144$53,733,2725New Line
9Mystic River$258,55114%1,352-18$191$79,708,19519Warner Bros.
10The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$225,4377%1,407-256$160$361,558,83610New Line