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, Feb. 9 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Feb. 9 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1When a Stranger Calls (2006)$735,5006%2,999--$245$24,845,5171Sony / Screen Gems
2Brokeback Mountain$571,218-3%2,089435$273$62,466,0149Focus
3Big Momma's House 2$552,1427%3,2610$169$47,976,1552Fox
4Underworld: Evolution$421,1075%2,870-337$147$54,746,6923Sony / Screen Gems
5Nanny McPhee$354,4820%2,146151$165$28,014,6432Universal
6Walk the Line$263,7634%1,577376$167$111,650,96612Fox
7Annapolis$257,3585%1,6072$160$13,939,0092Disney
8Something New$251,8099%1,265--$199$5,965,2421Focus
9Capote$213,1452%1,239--$172$14,273,76519Sony Classics
10The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe$208,79424%1,716-454$122$282,673,4869Disney