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, Sep. 5 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Sep. 5 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Crank$835,624-66%2,515--$332$13,731,9801Lionsgate
2Invincible (2006)$701,597-79%2,9214$240$38,767,5912Disney
3The Wicker Man (2006)$604,168-72%2,784--$217$12,345,5341Warner Bros.
4Little Miss Sunshine$508,327-75%1,602172$317$36,247,1916Fox Searchlight
5Beerfest$409,278-56%2,9640$138$15,148,6872Warner Bros.
6Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby$330,873-78%3,001-369$110$138,629,8395Sony / Columbia
7World Trade Center$295,183-77%2,902-119$102$64,063,4294Paramount
8Step Up$243,704-78%2,553-94$95$58,736,9114Disney
9Accepted$239,549-77%2,822-95$85$29,381,2603Universal
10Barnyard: The Original Party Animals$230,363-86%2,907-96$79$64,007,7215Paramount