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 Sat, Aug. 11 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Aug. 11 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Rush Hour 3$17,115,344-10%3,778--$4,530$36,070,1131New Line
2The Bourne Ultimatum$13,232,11327%3,68626$3,590$122,300,3482Universal
3The Simpsons Movie$4,304,61920%3,552-374$1,212$149,013,7193Fox
4Stardust$3,337,88510%2,540--$1,314$6,368,0721Paramount
5Underdog$2,437,2749%3,0130$809$22,958,8062Disney
6Hairspray (2007)$2,436,29412%2,805-310$869$90,372,1634New Line
7I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry$2,323,29819%2,799-490$830$102,171,9584Universal
8Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix$2,089,59233%2,585-540$808$270,281,1965Warner Bros.
9No Reservations$1,513,09617%2,053-372$737$30,977,4113Warner Bros.
10Transformers$1,289,90539%1,803-616$715$301,850,0196Paramount / DreamWorks