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 Sun, Aug. 27 2006

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#TitleSun, Aug. 27 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Invincible (2006)$4,893,348-27%2,917--$1,678$17,029,9611Disney
2Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby$2,345,362-30%3,370-371$696$127,805,8544Sony / Columbia
3Beerfest$2,177,682-2%2,964--$735$7,031,1151Warner Bros.
4Little Miss Sunshine$2,167,242-31%1,430739$1,516$22,896,8185Fox Searchlight
5World Trade Center$1,997,227-26%3,02123$661$55,642,8373Paramount
6Barnyard: The Original Party Animals$1,888,081-19%3,003-224$629$54,930,8364Paramount
7Snakes on a Plane$1,831,294-27%3,5550$515$26,323,6082New Line
8Accepted$1,706,712-32%2,9173$585$20,985,9562Universal
9Step Up$1,619,306-36%2,6478$612$50,396,7943Disney
10Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest$1,232,921-27%1,701-576$725$407,543,0978Disney