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. 7 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Feb. 7 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Because I Said So$859,496-4%2,526--$340$15,777,2811Universal
2The Messengers$611,624-14%2,528--$242$16,907,1571Sony / Screen Gems
3Smokin' Aces$542,679-7%2,2191$245$26,536,2682Universal
4Epic Movie$325,930-14%2,84039$115$30,714,1782Fox
5Night at the Museum$321,456-11%3,003-238$107$226,074,0127Fox
6Dreamgirls$319,639-3%2,79712$114$93,722,7406Paramount / DreamWorks
7Pan's Labyrinth$315,764-8%1,082259$292$22,712,9726Picturehouse
8The Queen$273,9752%1,85020$148$46,202,08719Miramax
9The Pursuit of Happyness$222,509-5%2,233-455$100$157,911,1308Sony / Columbia
10The Departed$201,672-1%1,4530$139$129,213,98918Warner Bros.