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, Jul. 19 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jul. 19 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1I, Robot$6,362,247-57%3,420--$1,860$58,542,8081Fox
2Spider-Man 2$3,016,007-61%4,058-108$743$305,300,5873Sony / Columbia
3A Cinderella Story$2,311,919-36%2,625--$881$15,934,8011Warner Bros.
4Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy$2,025,573-53%3,10413$653$58,982,3722DreamWorks
5Fahrenheit 9/11$1,111,795-53%2,004-7$555$95,116,3074Lionsgate
6King Arthur (2004)$1,045,435-54%3,0860$339$39,158,1422Disney
7The Notebook (2004)$1,009,004-44%2,089-199$483$54,900,4004New Line
8DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story$566,665-49%1,945-499$291$105,734,3545Fox
9Shrek 2$533,353-52%1,857-285$287$425,550,2559DreamWorks
10White Chicks$461,220-54%1,730-471$267$63,930,8014Sony / Columbia