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, Dec. 31 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Dec. 31 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Avatar$14,925,000-19%3,4564$4,319$283,985,0762Fox
2Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel$8,750,000-26%3,70044$2,365$120,882,9131Fox
3Sherlock Holmes$8,691,781-11%3,626--$2,397$102,102,9561Warner Bros.
4It's Complicated$5,326,51521%2,887--$1,845$40,375,8751Universal
5The Blind Side$3,440,00013%2,766-641$1,244$196,403,3416Warner Bros.
6Up in the Air$2,837,00023%1,8950$1,497$33,666,8774Paramount
7The Princess and the Frog$2,628,000-21%3,4750$756$76,069,8063Disney
8Did You Hear About the Morgans?$1,300,0008%2,7180$478$20,417,3082Sony / Columbia
9Invictus$985,00010%2,16035$456$26,624,6773Warner Bros.
10Nine$863,500-15%1,412--$612$9,796,0652The Weinstein Company