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, Apr. 14 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Apr. 14 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Clash of the Titans (2010)$1,589,103-16%3,80225$418$115,602,2422Warner Bros.
2Date Night$1,532,669-19%3,374--$454$30,373,4351Fox
3How to Train Your Dragon$1,176,225-15%4,007-53$294$137,352,9943Paramount / DreamWorks
4Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married Too?$467,833-18%2,1550$217$50,221,0472Lionsgate
5Hot Tub Time Machine$460,682-15%2,611-160$176$38,490,3223MGM
6The Last Song$443,880-22%2,6741$166$43,754,2382Disney
7Alice in Wonderland (2010)$345,916-12%2,530-450$137$320,120,3696Disney
8The Bounty Hunter$301,043-14%2,901-217$104$56,854,0114Sony / Columbia
9Diary of a Wimpy Kid$151,478-18%2,453-389$62$54,142,5014Fox