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. 22 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Feb. 22 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Ghost Rider$2,128,101-2%3,619--$588$58,961,5331Sony / Columbia
2Bridge to Terabithia$1,342,3047%3,139--$428$32,646,8161Disney
3Norbit$923,6570%3,1382$294$64,935,9432Paramount / DreamWorks
4Music and Lyrics$818,743-5%2,95526$277$24,064,5421Warner Bros.
5Breach$655,460-1%1,489--$440$14,310,8371Universal
6Tyler Perry's Daddy's Little Girls$457,457-6%2,1110$217$20,317,2631Lionsgate
7Hannibal Rising$388,894-5%3,0030$130$24,157,9062MGM / Weinstein
8Because I Said So$378,460-3%2,446-83$155$35,510,9523Universal
9Night at the Museum$329,4799%2,042-394$161$239,468,7389Fox
10The Messengers$238,746-1%2,183-346$109$31,796,6313Sony / Screen Gems