Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Need An Extra Dimension???  Here's An Updated Imax, 3D and 4D Release Schedule.... Need An Extra Dimension??? Here's An Updated Imax, 3D and 4D Release Schedule.... Think There's A Lack of Strong Female Performances This Year?  Tell That To These Women! Think There's A Lack of Strong Female Performances This Year? Tell That To These Women! Bravissimo!!! In Praise of 'The Trip To Italy' Bravissimo!!! In Praise of 'The Trip To Italy' It's Never Too Early For 2015 Oscar Predictions It's Never Too Early For 2015 Oscar Predictions Hrithik Roshan Returns From Brain Surgery With a Bang!-New Trailer For Fox STAR's "Bang Bang" Hrithik Roshan Returns From Brain Surgery With a Bang!-New Trailer For Fox STAR's "Bang Bang" Double Barrel "The Imitation Game" News: New Trailer/Opening Night Selection At BFL London Fest Double Barrel "The Imitation Game" News: New Trailer/Opening Night Selection At BFL London Fest Outstanding New Trailer For Angelina Jolie's "Unbroken" Outstanding New Trailer For Angelina Jolie's "Unbroken" Industry Executives Carpou, Davies, Hollis and Alperovich Among Invitees For AMPAS Membership Industry Executives Carpou, Davies, Hollis and Alperovich Among Invitees For AMPAS Membership Sunday Update.  Sony's 1-2 Punch: "Think Like A Man Too" Tops The Chart at $30 Million, "22 Jump Street" Sunday Update. Sony's 1-2 Punch: "Think Like A Man Too" Tops The Chart at $30 Million, "22 Jump Street" Next Week's Box Office Battle: Cruise & Blunt vs. Hazel & Augustus Next Week's Box Office Battle: Cruise & Blunt vs. Hazel & Augustus Bollywood Masala: "P.K." Moves Up, "Bombay Velvet" and  "Detective Bakshi" Move Out And Tons Of Other Hindi Film News Bollywood Masala: "P.K." Moves Up, "Bombay Velvet" and "Detective Bakshi" Move Out And Tons Of Other Hindi Film News Part One Of My Wide-Ranging Interview With Legendary Film And Television Producer Marshall Herskovitz Part One Of My Wide-Ranging Interview With Legendary Film And Television Producer Marshall Herskovitz Carmike Purchases Bud Mayo's Digiplex Cinemas In All-Stock Deal Carmike Purchases Bud Mayo's Digiplex Cinemas In All-Stock Deal Alvin & The Chipmunks Go Into Hibernation Until 2016 Alvin & The Chipmunks Go Into Hibernation Until 2016 Baywatch Creator on Indie TV: A Producer’s Guide to Avoiding the Upfront Madness Baywatch Creator on Indie TV: A Producer’s Guide to Avoiding the Upfront Madness Gerard Butler/Dean Devlin Collaboration, "Geostorm" Descends Upon March 25, 2016 Gerard Butler/Dean Devlin Collaboration, "Geostorm" Descends Upon March 25, 2016 IN THE SPOTLIGHT--TOP 10 EXCUSES TO GIVE IF YOUR BUDDIES CATCH YOU GOING INTO "THE OTHER WOMAN" SCREEN. IN THE SPOTLIGHT--TOP 10 EXCUSES TO GIVE IF YOUR BUDDIES CATCH YOU GOING INTO "THE OTHER WOMAN" SCREEN. Emma Thompson and Pierce Brosnan Headline "The Love Punch". Emma Thompson and Pierce Brosnan Headline "The Love Punch". Universal Sets 12/18/15 For Tina Fey/Amy Pohler Comedy, "The Nest" Universal Sets 12/18/15 For Tina Fey/Amy Pohler Comedy, "The Nest" Danny Boyle All But Confirmed for Sony's "Jobs" Movie Danny Boyle All But Confirmed for Sony's "Jobs" Movie

This "Heaven" Is For Real. "A" Cinemascore and a $3.7 Million Wednesday

Photo of Jim Amos By Jim Amos | Box Office Insider April 17, 2014 at 11:18AM

Sony is off to a flying start with their faith based title, "Heaven Is For Real", receiving an "A" Cinemascore and an opening night Wednesday gross of $3.7 million.
0
Heaven is for real


Sony is off to a flying start with their faith based title, "Heaven Is For Real".  The film received an "A" Cinemascore ("A+" from audiences 35 and older) and grossed $3.7 million in its opening Wednesday, setting itself up for a very solid five day weekend figure of somewhere in the mid 20's (my prediction on Monday was $26 million).  The film will benefit from a weekend bookended by Good Friday and Easter Sunday, always big movie days to begin with, especially so with a faith based film like "Heaven".

This article is related to: Box Office, Heaven Is For Real


E-Mail Updates





Recent Comments

Upcoming Imax Titles

2014
9/5 Forrest Gump
9/26 The Equalizer

Upcoming D-Box Titles

2014
9/19 The Maze Runner

Upcoming 3D Titles

2014
9/26 The Equalizer
10/3 Annabelle

Studio Market Share

Thru August 3rd
1. Fox 18.1% 1,156m
2. Warner Brothers 15.7 998m

Major Film Festivals

8/6 - 8/16 Locarno
8/27 - 9/6 Venice Film Festival