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, Jul. 18 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jul. 18 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest$7,490,876-5%4,1330$1,812$273,766,5022Disney
2You, Me and Dupree$2,865,314-7%3,131--$915$27,459,4201Universal
3Little Man$2,058,043-12%2,533--$812$26,003,0811Sony / Columbia
4The Devil Wears Prada$1,770,6509%2,810-72$630$86,881,0123Fox
5Superman Returns$1,725,3261%3,765-300$458$167,747,1333Warner Bros.
6Cars$1,183,6599%3,003-376$394$222,269,5376Disney
7Click$1,090,0625%3,296-162$331$122,098,3914Sony / Columbia
8The Lake House$273,05511%1,710-710$160$49,520,0495Warner Bros.
9Nacho Libre$241,5340%1,501-761$161$77,717,1155Paramount
10The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift$159,567-3%1,140-728$140$60,181,4755Universal