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, Jul. 16 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jul. 16 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix$10,415,057-55%4,285--$2,431$150,129,1721Warner Bros.
2Transformers$4,940,209-58%4,05039$1,220$228,951,4052Paramount / DreamWorks
3Ratatouille$2,524,448-54%3,625-315$696$145,520,5183Disney
4Live Free or Die Hard$1,420,355-58%3,201-210$444$104,744,2503Fox
5License to Wed$1,062,186-48%2,715111$391$31,444,3262Warner Bros.
61408$698,412-50%2,206-425$317$62,826,3924MGM / Weinstein
7Evan Almighty$674,340-52%2,697-763$250$88,462,1314Universal
8Knocked Up$504,847-53%1,710-503$295$138,723,8507Universal
9Ocean's Thirteen$237,467-57%1,244-858$191$112,749,0596Warner Bros.
10Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer$221,406-55%1,312-1306$169$127,412,5335Fox