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, Nov. 23 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Nov. 23 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Twilight Saga: New Moon$10,506,102-62%4,024--$2,611$153,345,1111Summit
2The Blind Side$3,658,680-61%3,110--$1,176$37,778,0081Warner Bros.
32012$2,293,446-68%3,4084$673$110,425,1792Sony / Columbia
4Disney's A Christmas Carol$1,178,631-67%3,578-105$329$81,015,9803Disney
5Planet 51$982,477-72%3,035--$324$13,268,3711Sony / TriStar
6The Men Who Stare at Goats$303,092-57%2,056-397$147$27,982,4403Overture
7Michael Jackson's This Is It$193,045-59%1,640-1397$118$70,450,0514Sony / Columbia
8The Fourth Kind$173,953-56%1,648-882$106$23,534,8073Universal
9Law Abiding Citizen$169,492-57%1,327-744$128$70,184,5526Overture
10Couples Retreat$162,519-59%1,712-797$95$105,156,2247Universal