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. 22 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Mar. 22 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who!$9,218,277-9%3,9617$2,327$80,801,1232Fox
2Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns$7,206,650-11%2,006--$3,593$15,322,4271Lionsgate
3Drillbit Taylor$3,794,468-7%3,056--$1,242$7,894,3491Paramount
4Shutter (2008)$3,759,697-19%2,753--$1,366$8,426,2441Fox
510,000 B.C.$3,425,01711%3,45444$992$73,977,8583Warner Bros.
6Never Back Down$1,772,853-5%2,7290$650$15,598,7522Summit
7College Road Trip$1,705,286-8%2,575-131$662$30,928,6813Disney
8The Bank Job$1,702,05530%1,6130$1,055$18,341,3793Lionsgate
9Vantage Point$1,541,88219%2,124-637$726$64,331,4885Sony / Columbia
10Doomsday$833,37110%1,9382$430$8,316,8672Rogue