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, Jun. 29 2009

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#TitleMon, Jun. 29 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen$14,853,573-54%4,234--$3,508$214,931,5691Paramount / DreamWorks
2The Proposal$2,755,225-48%3,0582$901$71,918,7982Disney
3The Hangover$2,578,383-50%3,525-20$731$185,637,5024Warner Bros.
4Up$2,160,490-47%3,487-345$620$252,395,1395Disney
5My Sister's Keeper$2,036,384-40%2,606--$781$14,479,3371Warner Bros.
6Year One$1,032,086-42%3,0242$341$33,559,6022Sony / Columbia
7The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3$685,295-56%2,995-82$229$54,141,0673Sony / Columbia
8Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian$594,820-44%2,250-712$264$163,985,7346Fox
9Star Trek$448,023-53%1,823-484$246$246,780,2528Paramount
10Land of the Lost$187,029-48%1,504-1441$124$47,005,7444Universal