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, Jul. 26 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Jul. 26 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Dark Knight$28,272,87022%4,3660$6,476$290,121,7922Warner Bros.
2Step Brothers$9,840,555-17%3,094--$3,181$21,687,6851Sony / Columbia
3Mamma Mia!$6,727,49721%2,99014$2,250$57,138,1072Universal
4Journey to the Center of the Earth$3,803,64138%2,688-142$1,415$57,329,2573Warner Bros. / New Line
5The X-Files: I Want to Believe$3,427,197-14%3,185--$1,076$7,420,2301Fox
6Hancock$3,303,97025%3,309-467$998$204,110,2614Sony / Columbia
7WALL-E$2,465,35132%3,044-266$810$193,224,3855Disney
8Hellboy II: The Golden Army$1,961,16430%3,018-194$650$64,429,8653Universal
9Space Chimps$1,684,50017%2,53827$664$14,757,6342Fox
10Wanted (2008)$1,076,74129%1,750-683$615$127,797,3865Universal