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 Tue, Jun. 9 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jun. 9 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Hangover$6,589,690-14%3,269--$2,016$59,228,2011Warner Bros.
2Up$4,902,7224%3,81852$1,284$146,817,3512Disney
3Land of the Lost$1,778,880-6%3,521--$505$22,520,4281Universal
4Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian$1,623,37211%3,807-294$426$130,407,7653Fox
5Star Trek$925,5010%3,202-305$289$224,565,4265Paramount
6Terminator Salvation$901,089-4%3,304-298$273$107,407,2403Warner Bros.
7Angels & Demons$782,35211%2,925-539$267$117,662,4884Sony / Columbia
8Drag Me to Hell$778,909-3%2,5102$310$29,812,0822Universal
9My Life in Ruins$409,74229%1,164--$352$3,949,1051Fox Searchlight
10X-Men Origins: Wolverine$217,195-1%1,391-872$156$174,781,2326Fox