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 Tue, Oct. 18 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Oct. 18 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Elizabethtown$662,955-1%2,517--$263$11,953,1061Paramount
2The Fog (2005)$621,774-9%2,972--$209$13,059,4461Sony / Columbia
3In Her Shoes$582,73513%2,84032$205$21,153,4442Fox
4Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit$502,459-14%3,65611$137$34,192,3662DreamWorks
5Two for the Money$467,32915%2,3976$195$17,471,6902Universal
6Flightplan$458,4519%3,111-212$147$71,659,7514Disney
7Domino$436,211-6%2,223--$196$5,573,3871New Line
8Waiting...$334,980-8%1,6520$203$12,378,4052Lionsgate
9A History of Violence$325,6726%1,3488$242$22,756,6754New Line
10Serenity$204,9130%1,709-480$120$22,716,2013Universal