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. 25 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Feb. 25 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Ghost Rider$5,137,462-43%3,6201$1,419$79,028,9452Sony / Columbia
2Bridge to Terabithia$3,836,507-45%3,1390$1,222$47,003,5962Disney
3The Number 23$3,312,712-41%2,759--$1,201$14,604,9761New Line
4Norbit$2,472,467-45%3,1457$786$74,759,9463Paramount / DreamWorks
5Reno 911!: Miami$2,302,421-41%2,702--$852$10,274,3961Fox
6Music and Lyrics$1,467,650-59%2,9550$497$31,717,0002Warner Bros.
7Breach$1,254,915-56%1,4934$841$20,305,8012Universal
8The Astronaut Farmer$1,107,726-44%2,155--$514$4,454,9281Warner Bros.
9Tyler Perry's Daddy's Little Girls$1,077,996-54%2,1110$511$25,133,7162Lionsgate
10Because I Said So$609,503-51%1,936-510$315$38,269,8074Universal