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, Nov. 28 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Nov. 28 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Casino Royale (2006)$1,770,6332%3,4439$514$97,558,6872Sony / Columbia
2Happy Feet$1,183,829-13%3,8040$311$101,797,8322Warner Bros.
3Deja Vu (2006)$1,179,695-2%3,108--$380$31,036,3161Disney
4Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan$616,2480%2,552-59$241$110,368,9114Fox
5Deck the Halls$355,160-10%3,205--$111$17,666,0081Fox
6Bobby$301,2180%1,6671665$181$6,703,2232MGM / Weinstein
7Stranger Than Fiction$264,594-1%2,258-12$117$33,034,7283Sony / Columbia
8The Fountain$262,254-6%1,472--$178$5,998,5621Warner Bros.
9The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause$260,751-17%3,043-316$86$67,648,1264Disney
10Tenacious D in: The Pick of Destiny$236,923-6%1,919--$123$5,703,7561New Line