Friday Report: ‘Transcendence’ Tanks, ‘Cap’ Holds Off ‘Rio’ on Good Friday
April 22, 2014 - box officeby Ray Subers
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
April 19, 2014
For a second week in a row, a tip mark is going to be a toss-up between Captain America: The Winter Soldier and Rio 2. Meanwhile, Johnny Depp‘s Transcendence got off to a terrible start on Good Friday, and is now on gait for an opening weekend around $12 million.
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier took initial place with an estimated $9.6 million. In a 15th day in theaters, it upheld a lifetime sum of a initial Captain America ($176.7 million). So far, it’s warranted $184.5 million, and could cranky $200 million on Sunday.
Rio 2 was a tighten second with $9.2 million, that is off from a initial Rio‘s $10.7 million Good Friday gross. For a weekend, Rio 2 should breeze adult with during slightest $23 million.
After putting adult clever mid-week numbers, Heaven is for Real continued to attract vast crowds on Good Friday. The faith-based loyal story combined $7.9 million, that brings a three-day sum to scarcely $15 million. Sony is now awaiting $27 million for a five-day frame.
Transcendence inebriated with only $4.82 million. That’s a bit reduce than Source Code, and about on standard with decade-old sci-fi disasters Stealth ($4.8 million) and The Island ($4.2 million). It’s also a fragment of other new Depp cinema like Dark Shadows and The Lone Ranger ($9.7 million each). For a weekend, it could acquire reduction than $12 million.
Horror travesty A Haunted House 2 dull out a Top Five with $4.03 million. That’s a high dump from a initial Haunted House, that took in $6.8 million on opening day. For a three-day frame, it might tumble brief of $10 million.
Disneynature’s Bears grossed $2.3 million on opening day. It could breeze adult with a lowest opening weekend nonetheless for a Disneynature movie.
1. Captain America – $25 million
2. Rio 2 – $24 million
3. Heaven is for Real – $19.5 million
4. Transcendence – $11.5 million
5. Haunted House 2 – $9.6 million
Forecast: ‘Transcendence’ to Trail ‘Rio,’ ‘Captain America’ Over Easter
Grosses for Friday, Apr 18, 2014