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 Fri, Jun. 11 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Jun. 11 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban$11,340,14566%3,8550$2,942$134,405,9152Warner Bros.
2The Chronicles of Riddick$9,897,620--2,757--$3,590$9,897,6201Universal
3The Stepford Wives$7,873,193--3,057--$2,575$7,873,1931Paramount
4Garfield$7,738,342--3,094--$2,501$7,738,3421Fox
5Shrek 2$7,465,27576%3,843-288$1,943$337,484,1614DreamWorks
6The Day After Tomorrow$4,668,52786%3,210-234$1,454$143,276,2083Fox
7Raising Helen$1,242,48630%2,103-618$591$28,823,7483Disney
8Troy$1,042,63341%2,003-747$521$123,233,7355Warner Bros.
9Van Helsing$382,24919%1,034-1025$370$116,175,4996Universal