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, May. 26 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, May. 26 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith$9,079,7755%3,6610$2,480$200,440,2171Fox
2Monster-in-Law$1,485,82122%3,4240$434$49,662,9872New Line
3Kicking & Screaming$918,03623%3,47015$265$37,614,3922Universal
4Crash (2005)$652,51616%1,90529$343$30,138,9173Lionsgate
5Unleashed$416,7016%1,9625$212$19,619,2612Rogue
6Kingdom of Heaven$392,24113%2,808-62$140$42,824,6563Fox
7House of Wax$333,87911%2,766-238$121$28,236,5603Warner Bros.
8The Interpreter$313,87416%2,164159$145$66,596,1625Universal
9The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy$247,59119%2,2110$112$47,818,3404Disney
10Mindhunters$133,89713%1,0400$129$4,069,6072Dimension Films