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 Thu, Aug. 2 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Aug. 2 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Simpsons Movie$5,727,555-11%3,922--$1,460$102,951,9021Fox
2Hairspray (2007)$2,383,962-2%3,1210$764$69,636,7382New Line
3I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry$2,170,649-3%3,5016$620$81,171,7922Universal
4Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix$2,147,212-1%4,005-280$536$251,505,3143Warner Bros.
5No Reservations$1,456,1112%2,425--$600$17,585,9121Warner Bros.
6Transformers$1,383,1832%3,349-413$413$290,357,3474Paramount / DreamWorks
7Ratatouille$1,122,2264%2,934-468$382$184,257,5745Disney
8Live Free or Die Hard$645,8540%2,271-456$284$128,047,8055Fox
9I Know Who Killed Me$333,660-7%1,320--$253$5,067,9471Sony / Columbia
10Who's Your Caddy?$215,306-6%1,019--$211$3,713,4881MGM / Weinstein