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 Sun, Mar. 7 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Mar. 7 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Passion of the Christ$17,652,730-20%3,170127$5,569$213,890,4422Newmarket
2Starsky & Hutch$6,901,253-41%3,185--$2,167$28,103,6051Warner Bros.
3Hidalgo$4,966,361-38%3,063--$1,621$18,829,2341Disney
450 First Dates$1,732,797-51%3,040-410$570$99,350,9474Sony / Columbia
5Twisted$1,293,735-46%2,7041$478$16,483,9652Paramount
6Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen$1,083,536-44%2,180-323$497$21,801,6503Disney
7The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$883,713-38%1,903791$464$368,215,29112New Line
8Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights$693,142-44%2,0420$339$10,154,4982Lions Gate
9Miracle$608,409-51%1,654-568$368$59,824,6655Disney
10Monster$536,691-46%1,082114$496$29,959,71611Newmarket