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 Tue, Feb. 19 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Feb. 19 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Jumper$1,826,574-61%3,428--$533$40,545,8221Fox
2The Spiderwick Chronicles$1,405,733-75%3,847--$365$28,521,5591Paramount
3Step Up 2 the Streets$1,067,993-67%2,470--$432$29,794,2481Disney
4Fool's Gold$824,955-58%3,1250$264$44,634,4102Warner Bros.
5Definitely, Maybe$705,159-59%2,204--$320$15,296,8751Universal
6Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins$489,728-66%2,3870$205$30,672,2312Universal
7Juno$420,715-57%1,865-456$226$125,473,1788Fox Searchlight
8The Bucket List$313,780-54%2,307-446$136$81,972,9346Warner Bros.
927 Dresses$276,823-60%1,936-905$143$70,926,0165Fox
10There Will Be Blood$265,664-59%1,410-210$188$31,884,8878Paramount Vantage