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, Jul. 27 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jul. 27 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Charlie and the Chocolate Factory$4,427,142-6%3,79020$1,168$127,843,4762Warner Bros.
2Wedding Crashers$3,780,993-8%2,9250$1,293$92,253,7492New Line
3Fantastic Four$1,563,378-8%3,449-170$453$127,883,0203Fox
4The Island (2005)$1,422,106-12%3,122--$456$17,103,4941DreamWorks
5Bad News Bears$1,402,342-6%3,183--$441$15,805,3671Paramount
6War of the Worlds$1,078,816-9%3,265-459$330$211,837,0814Paramount
7The Devil's Rejects$598,494-15%1,757--$341$9,208,1851Lionsgate
8Batman Begins$578,184-5%2,275-535$254$192,886,1176Warner Bros.
9Hustle and Flow$548,072-15%1,013--$541$9,997,3251Paramount Classics
10Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)$515,511-7%1,916-454$269$176,218,6837Fox