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 Thu, Jan. 13 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Jan. 13 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Meet the Fockers$1,834,5724%3,5273$520$211,792,9093Universal
2White Noise$1,084,6171%2,261--$480$29,041,7691Universal
3The Aviator (2004)$594,1383%1,86771$318$45,189,7653Miramax
4Ocean's Twelve$425,2665%3,010-280$141$116,956,2755Warner Bros.
5Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events$381,6344%3,343-280$114$107,079,6334Paramount
6Spanglish$333,8367%2,58798$129$38,795,0264Sony / Columbia
7National Treasure$265,3967%2,177-105$122$161,566,9778Disney
8The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou$249,3610%1,1050$226$20,509,4585Disney
9Finding Neverland$212,9388%1,077--$198$25,650,0779Miramax
10Fat Albert$200,4425%2,675-69$75$41,813,9063Fox