'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, May. 26 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, May. 26 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1X-Men: The Last Stand$45,102,337--3,690--$12,223$45,102,3371Fox
2The Da Vinci Code$10,216,97493%3,75419$2,722$112,697,5812Sony / Columbia
3Over the Hedge$7,526,977178%4,09334$1,839$56,583,9502Paramount / DreamWorks
4Mission: Impossible III$2,005,636111%3,053-397$657$109,277,0564Paramount
5Poseidon$1,693,571121%3,245-310$522$41,340,8473Warner Bros.
6RV$1,126,707163%2,481-444$454$52,981,0475Sony / Columbia
7See No Evil$768,737125%1,27013$605$6,732,4122Lionsgate
8Just My Luck$626,20685%1,604-939$390$12,257,8473Fox