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 Thu, Jun. 17 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Jun. 17 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban$3,568,276-2%3,8550$926$172,900,5012Warner Bros.
2Shrek 2$2,841,7002%3,843-288$739$364,685,2654DreamWorks
3Garfield$2,220,669-3%3,094--$718$31,016,7911Fox
4The Stepford Wives$2,153,6080%3,057--$704$30,252,9791Paramount
5The Chronicles of Riddick$1,915,772-7%2,757--$695$33,084,4721Universal
6The Day After Tomorrow$1,444,5691%3,077-367$469$159,207,6013Fox
7Around the World in 80 Days (2004)$1,360,707-5%2,612--$521$2,785,8510Disney
8Raising Helen$490,7963%1,633-1088$301$33,329,4873Disney
9Troy$403,1603%2,003-747$201$127,255,5955Warner Bros.