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, Aug. 28 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Aug. 28 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Invincible (2006)$1,644,971-66%2,917--$564$18,674,9321Disney
2Beerfest$943,848-57%2,964--$318$7,974,9631Warner Bros.
3Little Miss Sunshine$840,954-61%1,430739$588$23,737,7725Fox Searchlight
4Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby$801,837-66%3,370-371$238$128,607,6914Sony / Columbia
5Accepted$729,305-57%2,9173$250$21,715,2612Universal
6Step Up$678,596-58%2,6478$256$51,075,3903Disney
7World Trade Center$626,806-69%3,02123$207$56,269,6433Paramount
8Barnyard: The Original Party Animals$618,016-67%3,003-224$206$55,548,8524Paramount
9Snakes on a Plane$614,745-66%3,5550$173$26,938,3532New Line
10How to Eat Fried Worms$442,143-63%1,870--$236$4,446,2771New Line