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, Jan. 11 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jan. 11 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Meet the Fockers$2,046,09211%3,5273$580$208,194,8223Universal
2White Noise$1,345,692-6%2,261--$595$26,883,9721Universal
3The Aviator (2004)$638,49612%1,86771$342$44,016,3103Miramax
4Ocean's Twelve$421,0608%3,010-280$140$116,127,7085Warner Bros.
5Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events$392,7677%3,343-280$117$106,330,3574Paramount
6Spanglish$335,40611%2,58798$130$38,148,8364Sony / Columbia
7The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou$293,7089%1,1050$266$20,011,3405Disney
8National Treasure$280,89713%2,177-105$129$161,052,9698Disney
9Finding Neverland$208,28316%1,077--$193$25,240,6749Miramax
10Fat Albert$201,4912%2,675-69$75$41,422,1203Fox