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 Sun, Feb. 18 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Feb. 18 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Ghost Rider$12,630,373-27%3,619--$3,490$45,389,4141Sony / Columbia
2Bridge to Terabithia$7,237,033-20%3,139--$2,306$22,562,6921Disney
3Norbit$5,351,045-23%3,1382$1,705$58,855,6172Paramount / DreamWorks
4Music and Lyrics$3,902,630-30%2,955--$1,321$19,152,5601Warner Bros.
5Breach$3,238,992-25%1,489--$2,175$10,505,2411Universal
6Tyler Perry's Daddy's Little Girls$3,227,326-36%2,111--$1,529$16,903,5881Lionsgate
7Hannibal Rising$1,704,258-21%3,0030$568$22,080,0692MGM / Weinstein
8Because I Said So$1,614,477-22%2,446-83$660$33,358,3703Universal
9Night at the Museum$1,248,560-23%2,042-660$611$237,336,3319Fox
10The Messengers$1,101,567-27%2,183-346$505$30,472,0683Sony / Screen Gems