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, Jul. 18 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jul. 18 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix$8,438,604-8%4,285104$1,969$167,737,0091Warner Bros.
2Transformers$4,508,052-5%4,05039$1,113$238,202,9572Paramount / DreamWorks
3Ratatouille$3,225,80311%3,6250$890$151,650,1983Disney
4Live Free or Die Hard$1,488,7110%3,201-14$465$107,718,6193Fox
5License to Wed$1,169,0412%2,715111$431$33,757,4652Warner Bros.
6Evan Almighty$904,57414%2,697-5$335$90,162,5824Universal
71408$675,6560%2,206-88$306$64,175,9824MGM / Weinstein
8Knocked Up$590,3578%1,710-3$345$139,861,2877Universal
9Ocean's Thirteen$267,5746%1,244-221$215$113,268,6846Warner Bros.
10Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer$241,8126%1,312-80$184$127,883,3175Fox