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, Dec. 9 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Dec. 9 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Blind Side$1,413,948-10%3,326186$425$133,293,9333Warner Bros.
2The Twilight Saga: New Moon$905,831-16%4,12482$220$258,374,0303Summit
3Brothers (2009)$643,893-21%2,088--$308$11,753,9621Lionsgate
4Disney's A Christmas Carol$569,931-5%2,546-467$224$116,932,2695Disney
52012$464,543-14%3,220-224$144$150,457,2584Sony / Columbia
6Ninja Assassin$408,287-16%2,5030$163$31,182,7872Warner Bros.
7Old Dogs$392,902-18%3,4250$115$35,182,1522Disney
8Armored$390,113-21%1,915--$204$7,858,6541Sony / Screen Gems
9Everybody's Fine (2009)$304,568-16%2,133--$143$4,830,9141Miramax
10Planet 51$208,397-6%2,904-131$72$34,674,8903Sony / TriStar