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, Feb. 28 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Feb. 28 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Ghost Rider$981,654-8%3,6201$271$82,213,4742Sony / Columbia
2The Number 23$693,962-14%2,759--$252$16,962,7491New Line
3Reno 911!: Miami$534,211-15%2,702--$198$12,138,9851Fox
4Bridge to Terabithia$533,101-3%3,1390$170$48,705,5152Disney
5Music and Lyrics$515,845-4%2,9550$175$33,254,2942Warner Bros.
6Norbit$406,019-6%3,1457$129$76,080,0803Paramount / DreamWorks
7Breach$402,099-5%1,4934$269$21,543,2432Universal
8The Astronaut Farmer$268,809-8%2,155--$125$5,310,9671Warner Bros.
9Tyler Perry's Daddy's Little Girls$242,619-4%2,1110$115$25,914,6452Lionsgate
10Because I Said So$212,4600%1,936-510$110$38,897,4664Universal