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 Thu, Sep. 10 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Sep. 10 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
19 (2009)$1,304,291-58%1,653--$789$4,419,9620Focus
2Inglourious Basterds$762,586-9%3,358193$227$97,761,6093Weinstein Company
3The Final Destination$663,639-8%3,1210$213$52,759,5372Warner Bros. / New Line
4All About Steve$580,040-4%2,251--$258$16,012,1551Fox
5Gamer$472,996-14%2,502--$189$12,971,0941Lionsgate
6District 9$457,903-7%3,139-41$146$104,917,3434Sony / TriStar
7Julie & Julia$456,2688%2,52825$180$82,064,6815Sony / Columbia
8Halloween II (2009)$310,081-6%3,08863$100$27,981,6272Weinstein / Dimension
9The Time Traveler's Wife$292,5110%2,803-158$104$56,731,0774Warner Bros. / New Line
10Extract$269,589-7%1,611--$167$6,439,6881Miramax