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, Jun. 21 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jun. 21 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story$5,560,418-32%2,694--$2,064$35,631,5391Fox
2Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban$2,365,109-58%3,805-50$622$193,293,4003Warner Bros.
3The Terminal$2,238,041-58%2,811--$796$21,291,1991DreamWorks
4Shrek 2$1,886,313-57%3,306-537$571$380,514,2785DreamWorks
5Garfield$1,515,564-50%3,15056$481$43,872,9682Fox
6The Stepford Wives$1,213,601-43%3,0570$397$40,227,6472Paramount
7The Chronicles of Riddick$1,171,713-62%2,7570$425$43,671,3792Universal
8The Day After Tomorrow$965,284-61%2,667-543$362$168,277,0654Fox
9Around the World in 80 Days (2004)$921,254-65%2,801--$329$11,282,5301Disney
10Raising Helen$231,305-21%1,261-842$183$34,853,8124Disney