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, Apr. 26 2009

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#TitleSun, Apr. 26 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Obsessed$6,243,323-44%2,514--$2,483$28,612,9561Sony / Screen Gems
217 Again$2,767,684-43%3,2550$850$39,826,3492Warner Bros. / New Line
3Monsters vs. Aliens$2,692,376-29%3,358-304$802$174,818,2985Paramount / DreamWorks
4Earth (2009)$2,638,263-20%1,804--$1,462$14,472,7451Disneynature
5The Soloist$2,514,877-37%2,024--$1,243$9,716,9001Paramount / DreamWorks
6Fighting$2,458,463-39%2,309--$1,065$11,024,2281Universal / Rogue
7Hannah Montana: The Movie$1,789,870-37%3,231113$554$65,652,8153Disney
8State of Play$1,684,081-45%2,8074$600$25,083,2282Universal
9Fast & Furious$1,568,199-42%3,566-108$440$145,366,2094Universal
10Crank: High Voltage$760,143-25%2,2230$342$11,736,0942Lionsgate