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, Aug. 26 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Aug. 26 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Brothers Grimm$5,195,367--3,087--$1,683$5,195,3671Miramax / Dimension
2The 40-Year-Old Virgin$4,846,892106%2,86823$1,690$37,138,1582Universal
3Red Eye$3,308,343148%3,09112$1,070$25,583,8702DreamWorks
4Four Brothers$2,193,754126%2,6490$828$49,700,5923Paramount
5The Cave$2,032,596--2,195--$926$2,032,5961Sony / Screen Gems
6Wedding Crashers$1,729,70995%2,737-183$632$183,218,3097New Line
7The Skeleton Key$1,405,275102%2,78410$505$34,919,1563Universal
8March of the Penguins$1,248,043106%2,394292$521$52,398,54910Warner Independent
9The Dukes of Hazzard$920,81490%2,891-513$319$72,269,9274Warner Bros.
10Valiant$911,72486%2,0162$452$9,109,6052Disney