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, Sep. 8 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Sep. 8 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Bangkok Dangerous$612,429-69%2,650--$231$8,395,8791Lionsgate
2Tropic Thunder$528,104-69%3,446-27$153$97,068,7094Paramount / DreamWorks
3The Dark Knight$377,626-71%2,575-175$147$512,388,2978Warner Bros.
4Death Race$309,539-70%2,58649$120$30,218,3373Universal
5Traitor$302,959-70%2,10854$144$17,568,8762Overture
6Babylon A.D.$296,513-73%3,42535$87$17,676,0822Fox
7The House Bunny$286,327-76%2,73622$105$33,847,9443Sony / Columbia
8Mamma Mia!$228,222-69%1,904-64$120$136,666,7468Universal
9Pineapple Express$210,041-62%1,802-245$117$84,223,0595Sony / Columbia
10Mirrors$127,159-70%1,559-261$82$27,860,7944Fox