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, Aug. 27 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Aug. 27 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hero (2002)$6,700,435--2,031--$3,299$6,700,4351Miramax
2Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid$4,384,734--2,905--$1,509$4,384,7341Sony / Screen Gems
3Without a Paddle$2,673,203118%2,7300$979$21,831,0842Paramount
4The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement$2,340,86079%3,331-159$703$69,321,7343Disney
5Exorcist: The Beginning$2,208,57788%2,81310$785$26,293,8892Warner Bros.
6Collateral$1,813,34094%2,728-301$665$75,502,7764DreamWorks
7Open Water$1,390,29867%2,7090$513$19,368,2152Lionsgate
8Alien Vs. Predator$1,376,61155%2,880-521$478$68,642,4113Fox
9The Bourne Supremacy$1,340,413108%2,079-453$645$154,439,2266Universal
10Suspect Zero$1,076,920--1,500--$718$1,076,9201Paramount