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, Aug. 2 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Aug. 2 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest$2,549,126-7%3,834-299$665$366,388,5664Disney
2Miami Vice$2,401,783-14%3,021--$795$33,955,2641Universal
3John Tucker Must Die$1,886,631-16%2,560--$737$20,860,5801Fox
4Monster House$1,804,471-1%3,5530$508$49,287,7082Sony / Columbia
5The Ant Bully$1,601,7456%3,050--$525$12,809,1801Warner Bros.
6You, Me and Dupree$1,027,587-4%2,820-317$364$62,234,3363Universal
7Lady in the Water$911,467-7%3,2350$282$35,072,3472Warner Bros.
8The Devil Wears Prada$815,4210%1,778-470$459$108,896,6085Fox
9My Super Ex-Girlfriend$600,535-3%2,7020$222$18,559,2462Fox
10Clerks II$593,483-8%2,1500$276$20,458,2452MGM / Weinstein