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, Oct. 13 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Oct. 13 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit$1,380,41490%3,6453643$379$21,581,1211DreamWorks
2In Her Shoes$946,9829%2,808--$337$13,948,9101Fox
3Flightplan$752,87113%3,323-101$227$64,290,6963Disney
4Two for the Money$694,6282%2,391--$291$11,910,4541Universal
5Waiting...$578,821-4%1,652--$350$8,685,6591Lionsgate
6Tim Burton's Corpse Bride$501,15750%3,004-200$167$44,190,6483Warner Bros.
7A History of Violence$480,0189%1,3400$358$18,522,1073New Line
8Serenity$405,09412%2,1891$185$19,862,6482Universal
9Into the Blue$372,31612%2,7890$133$15,501,6062Sony / Columbia
10The Greatest Game Ever Played$346,64241%1,810796$192$10,145,6862Disney