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 Sun, Feb. 6 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Feb. 6 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Boogeyman$2,500,653-70%3,052--$819$19,021,0031Sony / Screen Gems
2Are We There Yet?$2,400,072-57%2,79080$860$51,272,5993Sony / Columbia
3The Wedding Date$1,956,757-60%1,694--$1,155$11,130,4051Universal
4Million Dollar Baby$1,561,751-64%2,02515$771$34,441,4758Warner Bros.
5Hide and Seek$1,436,339-67%3,0050$478$35,715,4912Fox
6Racing Stripes$1,133,146-48%3,003-182$377$40,373,6354Warner Bros.
7The Aviator (2004)$985,294-65%2,53027$389$75,918,0247Miramax
8Sideways$784,617-68%1,78692$439$46,668,02316Fox Searchlight
9Meet the Fockers$763,770-70%2,504-502$305$265,165,4807Universal
10Coach Carter$592,307-74%2,5740$230$59,339,4654Paramount