'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 Fri, Nov. 5 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Nov. 5 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Incredibles$20,503,776--3,933--$5,213$20,503,7761Disney
2The Grudge$4,246,223268%3,336-12$1,273$80,327,1733Sony / Columbia
6Shall We Dance (2004)$1,743,914167%2,54266$686$38,231,9414Miramax
7Shark Tale$1,120,914106%2,817-564$398$150,595,4106DreamWorks
8Friday Night Lights$1,002,186203%2,110-894$475$55,285,8325Universal
9Ladder 49$819,078176%1,670-712$490$68,122,8506Disney
10Team America: World Police$575,71078%1,702-633$338$29,178,1974Paramount