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 Wed, Jun. 10 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jun. 10 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Hangover$6,655,9221%3,269--$2,036$65,884,1231Warner Bros.
2Up$4,718,380-4%3,81852$1,236$151,535,7312Disney
3Land of the Lost$1,637,926-8%3,521--$465$24,158,3541Universal
4Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian$1,616,1670%3,807-294$425$132,023,9323Fox
5Star Trek$909,055-2%3,202-305$284$225,474,4815Paramount
6Terminator Salvation$866,693-4%3,304-298$262$108,273,9333Warner Bros.
7Drag Me to Hell$727,917-7%2,5102$290$30,539,9992Universal
8Angels & Demons$713,576-9%2,925-539$244$118,376,0644Sony / Columbia
9My Life in Ruins$361,139-12%1,164--$310$4,310,2441Fox Searchlight
10X-Men Origins: Wolverine$214,960-1%1,391-872$155$174,996,1926Fox