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, May. 30 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, May. 30 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith$14,841,019-21%3,6632$4,052$270,486,9702Fox
2Madagascar$13,787,617-11%4,131--$3,338$61,011,1851DreamWorks
3The Longest Yard (2005)$11,006,915-22%3,634--$3,029$58,614,4161Paramount
4Monster-in-Law$2,546,683-26%3,230-194$788$62,453,6263New Line
5Crash (2005)$1,401,444-13%1,680-225$834$36,198,8524Lionsgate
6Kicking & Screaming$1,379,107-26%2,966-504$465$44,123,2853Universal
7Unleashed$605,639-13%1,419-543$427$22,112,0723Rogue
8The Interpreter$532,664-35%1,171-993$455$69,201,7666Universal
9Kingdom of Heaven$512,719-17%1,328-1480$386$45,029,2464Fox
10House of Wax$323,422-25%1,635-1131$198$29,864,3474Warner Bros.