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 Wed, Jun. 15 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jun. 15 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Batman Begins$15,068,785--3,718--$4,053$15,068,7850Warner Bros.
2Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)$4,553,031-15%3,424--$1,330$66,421,3761Fox
3Madagascar$1,843,950-5%3,929-213$469$134,137,6113DreamWorks
4Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith$1,351,311-15%3,322-328$407$336,733,2324Fox
5The Longest Yard (2005)$1,253,923-10%3,65420$343$122,647,9573Paramount
6The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl in 3D$1,200,1335%2,655--$452$16,149,1691Miramax / Dimension
7Cinderella Man$845,256-17%2,8208$300$37,519,0232Universal
8The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants$807,499-8%2,333-250$346$26,201,6692Warner Bros.
9The Honeymooners$303,251-13%1,912--$159$6,623,3051Paramount
10Monster-in-Law$266,125-7%1,949-1076$137$77,304,7745New Line