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, Mar. 8 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Mar. 8 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
110,000 B.C.$14,016,41912%3,410--$4,110$26,523,2261Warner Bros.
2College Road Trip$6,351,88380%2,706--$2,347$9,888,8371Disney
3Vantage Point$3,366,36452%3,16313$1,064$49,766,9133Sony / Columbia
4The Bank Job$2,520,42544%1,603--$1,572$4,266,3811Lionsgate
5Semi-Pro$2,480,54334%3,1210$795$23,270,4572New Line
6The Spiderwick Chronicles$2,235,085105%3,246-408$689$60,247,9314Paramount
7The Other Boleyn Girl$1,682,79635%1,1671$1,442$13,541,7252Sony / Columbia
8Jumper$1,643,52750%2,563-565$641$71,523,5244Fox
9Step Up 2 the Streets$1,354,18934%2,251-277$602$52,317,1904Disney
10Fool's Gold$1,292,05650%2,322-523$556$62,175,1265Warner Bros.