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 Mon, Jul. 7 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jul. 7 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hancock$8,481,791-54%3,965--$2,139$112,359,7891Sony / Columbia
2WALL-E$4,505,868-54%3,9920$1,129$131,702,7672Disney
3Wanted (2008)$2,851,402-55%3,18510$895$93,036,6722Universal
4Get Smart$1,577,066-50%3,574-341$441$99,680,3463Warner Bros.
5Kung Fu Panda$1,098,610-50%3,347-323$328$194,320,8865Paramount / DreamWorks
6The Incredible Hulk$700,250-54%3,043-306$230$125,541,4624Universal
7Kit Kittredge: An American Girl$651,160-38%1,8431838$353$6,473,8393Picturehouse
8Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull$439,157-58%2,192-364$200$306,865,6987Paramount
9The Love Guru$363,195-41%2,648-364$137$29,791,7213Paramount
10Sex and the City$357,193-51%1,275-480$280$145,250,0366Warner Bros. / New Line