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, Apr. 10 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Apr. 10 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Blades of Glory$1,891,761-33%3,41038$555$72,602,4452Paramount / DreamWorks
2Meet the Robinsons$1,704,562-41%3,43522$496$56,525,4502Disney
3Are We Done Yet?$1,165,279-43%2,877--$405$21,737,2761Sony / Columbia
4Grindhouse$990,718-21%2,624--$378$13,848,4761Weinstein / Dimension
5The Reaping$772,492-25%2,603--$297$13,763,6641Warner Bros.
6300$731,757-25%2,674-330$274$195,115,0315Warner Bros.
7Wild Hogs$550,041-22%2,825-375$195$146,512,4436Disney
8Shooter$547,403-20%2,353-453$233$37,938,4083Paramount
9Firehouse Dog$448,396-38%2,860--$157$6,274,3311Fox
10TMNT$433,367-40%2,811-309$154$47,766,6873Warner Bros.