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, Dec. 15 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Dec. 15 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1King Kong (2005)$6,295,615-35%3,567--$1,765$16,051,1990Universal
2The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe$3,638,0064%3,616--$1,006$81,330,6401Disney
3Syriana$748,204-8%1,7521743$427$16,858,9851Warner Bros.
4Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire$581,539-2%3,325-533$175$246,649,9644Warner Bros.
5Walk the Line$438,892-1%2,749-411$160$78,919,6844Fox
6Pride & Prejudice (2005)$292,5613%1,3358$219$27,586,9385Focus
7Just Friends$266,0554%2,464-41$108$27,503,1863New Line
8Aeon Flux$261,2331%2,6080$100$21,463,7212Paramount
9Yours, Mine and Ours (2005)$237,90917%3,2100$74$41,691,8223Paramount
10Rent$125,2192%1,133-1304$111$27,522,8973Sony / Columbia