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 Wed, Feb. 15 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Feb. 15 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Final Destination 3$1,091,710-63%2,880--$379$24,617,9101New Line
2Firewall$910,061-50%2,840--$320$17,404,9371Warner Bros.
3The Pink Panther (2006)$889,836-57%3,477--$256$24,623,7931Sony / Columbia
4Curious George$628,526-42%2,566--$245$17,424,6441Universal
5Brokeback Mountain$405,422-30%1,966-123$206$67,870,03310Focus
6When a Stranger Calls (2006)$342,310-67%3,0045$114$35,819,7042Sony / Screen Gems
7Big Momma's House 2$310,476-65%2,733-528$114$56,536,1953Fox
8Underworld: Evolution$228,620-53%1,835-1035$125$58,332,6264Sony / Screen Gems
9Nanny McPhee$214,977-40%2,1482$100$33,890,2393Universal
10Walk the Line$172,978-54%1,248-329$139$114,359,04413Fox