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, Jan. 3 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jan. 3 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Meet the Fockers$4,422,386-61%3,5246$1,255$166,883,6212Universal
2Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events$1,387,326-66%3,6230$383$96,003,2653Paramount
3The Aviator (2004)$1,200,132-60%1,7960$668$32,748,1462Miramax
4Ocean's Twelve$1,054,522-59%3,2900$321$108,064,3524Warner Bros.
5Fat Albert$830,956-69%2,74470$303$34,156,4872Fox
6Spanglish$714,268-61%2,48948$287$31,717,6553Sony / Columbia
7National Treasure$650,546-61%2,28281$285$155,175,6237Disney
8The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou$623,466-54%1,1050$564$15,418,0124Disney
9The Polar Express$611,396-62%2,513-105$243$155,736,5768Warner Bros.
10Darkness$513,002-62%1,71818$299$17,144,3922Miramax / Dimension