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. 31 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jan. 31 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hide and Seek$1,384,625-74%3,005--$461$23,343,8401Fox
2Million Dollar Baby$1,068,227-69%2,0101863$531$22,653,8697Warner Bros.
3Are We There Yet?$637,910-87%2,7101$235$39,095,7422Sony / Columbia
4The Aviator (2004)$517,100-76%2,503242$207$68,768,0276Miramax
5Meet the Fockers$467,907-77%3,006-440$156$258,842,0656Universal
6Sideways$456,464-75%1,694995$269$40,513,47615Fox Searchlight
7Coach Carter$411,570-80%2,57422$160$53,982,2903Paramount
8Assault on Precinct 13 (2005)$342,499-73%2,2970$149$15,106,6702Rogue
9In Good Company$333,261-78%1,960-3$170$36,329,6425Universal
10The Phantom of the Opera$311,125-72%1,5110$206$39,235,1026Warner Bros.