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. 15 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Feb. 15 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Norbit$1,472,556-55%3,136--$470$42,081,3231Paramount / DreamWorks
2Music and Lyrics$1,373,081-67%2,929--$469$5,528,7750Warner Bros.
3Tyler Perry's Daddy's Little Girls$1,118,173-76%2,111--$530$5,693,6770Lionsgate
4Hannibal Rising$745,423-43%3,003--$248$16,661,8301MGM / Weinstein
5Because I Said So$505,291-42%2,5293$200$28,258,0652Universal
6The Messengers$401,196-54%2,5291$159$26,708,8552Sony / Screen Gems
7Night at the Museum$337,751-42%2,436-567$139$233,633,2168Fox
8Smokin' Aces$301,101-45%1,892-327$159$32,644,7533Universal
9Pan's Labyrinth$283,305-30%1,10927$255$27,843,3987Picturehouse
10Dreamgirls$225,014-36%2,284-513$99$98,051,2107Paramount / DreamWorks