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 Tue, Nov. 30 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Nov. 30 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1National Treasure$1,505,692-6%3,243226$464$90,384,3862Disney
2The Polar Express$886,534-5%3,6500$243$83,308,2833Warner Bros.
3Alexander$849,371-5%2,445--$347$23,578,1781Warner Bros.
4Christmas with the Kranks$751,827-3%3,393--$222$32,345,7251Sony / Columbia
5The Incredibles$634,684-14%3,453-230$184$215,669,7714Disney
6Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason$457,91527%2,47323$185$32,782,1453Universal
7The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie$412,024-25%3,30795$125$59,756,9652Paramount
8After the Sunset$198,6858%2,309-510$86$24,710,8563New Line
9Ray$195,517-3%1,499-528$130$65,523,2295Universal
10Saw$95,7075%1,043-636$92$53,387,2745Lionsgate