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, Nov. 15 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Nov. 15 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Incredibles$2,140,841-85%3,9330$544$145,395,7462Disney
2The Polar Express$1,215,509-82%3,650--$333$31,845,9271Warner Bros.
3After the Sunset$743,129-74%2,819--$264$11,844,8061New Line
4Ray$520,363-76%2,47411$210$53,042,0523Universal
5Saw$455,894-70%2,4670$185$46,209,1423Lionsgate
6Seed of Chucky$449,353-80%2,061--$218$9,225,9921Rogue
7The Grudge$353,786-76%2,816-520$126$99,603,6224Sony / Columbia
8Shall We Dance (2004)$285,913-70%2,065-477$138$48,967,7025Miramax
9Alfie$207,108-67%2,2150$94$11,307,6462Paramount
10Shark Tale$85,753-86%1,622-1195$53$157,616,1427DreamWorks