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 Sat, Jan. 30 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Jan. 30 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Avatar$13,783,88185%3,074-67$4,484$586,056,5607Fox
2Edge of Darkness$7,152,80527%3,066--$2,333$12,763,6251Warner Bros.
3When in Rome$5,211,71720%2,456--$2,122$9,558,9311Disney
4The Tooth Fairy$4,690,645109%3,3451$1,402$23,042,5812Fox
5The Book of Eli$3,915,40159%3,075-36$1,273$71,989,0423Warner Bros.
6Legion$3,081,00252%2,4760$1,244$26,955,8182Sony / Screen Gems
7The Lovely Bones$2,141,77059%2,63867$812$36,769,4348Paramount / DreamWorks
8Sherlock Holmes$2,100,07073%2,250-420$933$196,401,7506Warner Bros.
9Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel$1,912,971136%2,526-447$757$208,175,9246Fox
10It's Complicated$1,781,56573%2,096-205$850$103,115,4256Universal