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 Mon, Mar. 27 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Mar. 27 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Inside Man$2,281,004-69%2,818--$809$31,236,6871Universal
2V for Vendetta$1,086,330-67%3,3650$323$47,294,3972Warner Bros.
3Failure to Launch$728,547-68%3,20285$228$64,269,6493Paramount
4The Shaggy Dog (2006)$627,439-76%3,421-80$183$48,450,6843Disney
5Stay Alive$613,433-72%2,009--$305$11,340,0301Disney
6She's the Man$469,707-74%2,6318$179$20,816,6572Paramount / DreamWorks
7Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector$395,211-74%1,710--$231$7,318,1131Lionsgate
8The Hills Have Eyes (2006)$383,689-66%2,461-160$156$36,100,9503Fox Searchlight
9Eight Below$246,725-66%2,101-502$117$77,386,7986Disney
1016 Blocks$187,578-66%2,066-600$91$34,193,2784Warner Bros.