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, Feb. 11 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Feb. 11 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Avatar$2,135,30415%3,000-74$712$637,966,5198Fox
2Dear John$1,853,71023%2,969--$624$37,877,5721Sony / Screen Gems
3From Paris with Love$670,0487%2,722--$246$11,112,7901Lionsgate
4Edge of Darkness$621,17412%3,0660$203$31,483,6812Warner Bros.
5The Book of Eli$502,41322%2,820-255$178$83,954,2314Warner Bros.
6When in Rome$453,27219%2,4560$185$22,597,7292Disney
7The Tooth Fairy$402,61332%3,218-127$125$35,928,7353Fox
8Legion$334,0459%2,339-137$143$36,101,8953Sony / Screen Gems
9Sherlock Holmes$267,10217%1,805-445$148$202,463,5997Warner Bros.
10The Blind Side$266,23720%1,740-11$153$242,306,36412Warner Bros.