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 Sun, May. 25 2008

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#TitleSun, May. 25 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull$33,032,729-10%4,260--$7,754$125,179,4541Paramount
2The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian$7,565,248-14%3,9290$1,925$90,837,7752Disney
3Iron Man$7,111,759-10%3,915-239$1,817$252,616,7984Paramount
4What Happens in Vegas$2,874,139-14%3,188-67$902$54,360,5253Fox
5Speed Racer$1,358,523-15%3,112-494$437$36,153,7223Warner Bros.
6Baby Mama$1,100,289-13%2,158-345$510$52,163,1225Universal
7Made of Honor$1,087,889-13%2,393-423$455$39,009,2594Sony / Columbia
8Forgetting Sarah Marshall$633,761-1%1,073-528$591$58,300,4696Universal