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, Dec. 14 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Dec. 14 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Ocean's Twelve$3,002,861-1%3,290--$913$45,176,4091Warner Bros.
2The Polar Express$1,237,90419%3,257-393$380$112,116,1765Warner Bros.
3Blade: Trinity$1,120,976-7%2,912--$385$26,813,8821New Line
4National Treasure$659,4188%3,203-40$206$125,342,5664Disney
5Christmas with the Kranks$443,65916%3,294-122$135$55,607,1583Sony / Columbia
6The Incredibles$311,5197%2,656-522$117$233,179,4356Disney
7The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie$188,1576%3,3070$57$73,962,2254Paramount
8Alexander$182,11516%2,125-320$86$32,934,1563Warner Bros.
9Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason$153,07920%1,701-732$90$38,696,5245Universal
10Ray$107,95819%1,129-418$96$69,488,8657Universal