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 Wed, Dec. 29 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Dec. 29 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Meet the Fockers$11,486,977-9%3,5180$3,265$108,548,1681Universal
2Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events$5,004,145-5%3,6231$1,381$74,998,8702Paramount
3Fat Albert$3,177,694-3%2,674--$1,188$19,817,9361Fox
4Ocean's Twelve$2,582,319-6%3,2900$785$94,816,2933Warner Bros.
5The Aviator (2004)$2,315,385-7%1,7961755$1,289$17,524,5491Miramax
6The Polar Express$2,243,203-4%2,618-84$857$147,175,8747Warner Bros.
7National Treasure$1,646,8633%2,201-277$748$145,837,1866Disney
8Spanglish$1,611,1750%2,4413$660$22,982,9562Sony / Columbia
9The Incredibles$1,301,1872%1,7320$751$246,146,1048Disney
10Darkness$1,293,290-11%1,700--$761$10,630,3741Miramax / Dimension