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, Jan. 29 2007

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#TitleMon, Jan. 29 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Smokin' Aces$1,131,122-72%2,218--$510$15,768,9211Universal
2Epic Movie$759,663-81%2,801--$271$19,372,7571Fox
3Dreamgirls$480,622-74%2,785571$173$87,260,3075Paramount / DreamWorks
4Night at the Museum$467,623-83%3,241-242$144$217,314,7856Fox
5Catch and Release$408,547-76%1,622--$252$8,067,2521Sony / Columbia
6Stomp the Yard$350,717-82%2,11564$166$50,891,1103Sony / Screen Gems
7The Queen$346,769-70%1,830244$189$41,545,51218Miramax
8The Pursuit of Happyness$313,467-76%2,688-378$117$153,242,7397Sony / Columbia
9The Departed$253,899-74%1,4531326$175$125,498,87217Warner Bros.
10The Hitcher (2007)$251,503-73%2,8365$89$13,688,8682Rogue