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 Fri, Apr. 29 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Apr. 29 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy$7,828,760--3,133--$2,499$7,828,7601Disney
2XXX: State of the Union$4,179,910--3,480--$1,201$4,179,9101Sony / Columbia
3The Interpreter$4,104,806178%2,7646$1,485$33,423,5482Universal
4The Amityville Horror (2005)$2,546,236200%3,058-265$833$49,502,7613MGM
5A Lot Like Love$1,822,611284%2,5020$728$11,297,8062Disney
6Sahara (2005)$1,587,257182%3,112-88$510$52,766,8094Paramount
7Fever Pitch (2005)$1,082,936237%2,192-683$494$33,867,9554Fox
8Kung Fu Hustle$958,793115%2,440-63$393$10,084,0704Sony Pictures Classics
9Guess Who$641,657171%1,863-621$344$63,927,4656Sony / Columbia
10Sin City$584,48984%1,665-678$351$69,190,1065Miramax / Dimension