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 Wed, Jun. 20 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jun. 20 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer$4,464,099-12%3,959--$1,128$73,514,4681Fox
2Ocean's Thirteen$2,267,837-5%3,5650$636$77,500,7072Warner Bros.
3Knocked Up$2,020,280-7%2,90731$695$96,383,6203Universal
4Surf's Up$1,623,2187%3,5313$460$39,106,1172Sony / Columbia
5Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End$1,404,635-3%3,329-673$422$278,455,6974Disney
6Shrek the Third$1,302,0793%3,505-420$371$300,967,3365Paramount / DreamWorks
7Nancy Drew$1,264,0970%2,612--$484$10,523,2641Warner Bros.
8Hostel Part II$429,649-10%2,3500$183$15,636,2952Lionsgate
9Mr. Brooks$383,973-3%1,923-530$200$24,685,0653MGM
10Spider-Man 3$305,363-1%1,822-748$168$330,934,2977Sony / Columbia