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 Mon, Feb. 12 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Feb. 12 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Norbit$1,891,307-79%3,136--$603$36,086,5041Paramount / DreamWorks
2Hannibal Rising$887,775-73%3,003--$296$13,938,5371MGM / Weinstein
3Because I Said So$581,202-75%2,5293$230$26,387,7002Universal
4The Messengers$391,947-77%2,5291$155$25,134,4152Sony / Screen Gems
5Smokin' Aces$340,267-72%2,199-20$155$31,511,4963Universal
6Night at the Museum$326,104-80%2,702-301$121$232,477,4098Fox
7Pan's Labyrinth$281,569-73%1,14361$246$26,897,7297Picturehouse
8Dreamgirls$248,275-69%2,284-513$109$97,261,3667Paramount / DreamWorks
9Epic Movie$240,606-79%2,806-34$86$35,836,0263Fox
10The Queen$208,651-70%1,564-286$133$49,059,07920Miramax