'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 Wed, Sep. 12 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Sep. 12 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
13:10 to Yuma (2007)$1,275,354-14%2,652--$481$18,158,6231Lionsgate
2Superbad$721,803-8%3,06967$235$105,408,7564Sony / Columbia
3Halloween (2007)$600,651-10%3,4753$173$45,653,7802MGM / Weinstein
4Shoot 'Em Up$479,683-16%2,108--$228$7,299,1831New Line
5The Bourne Ultimatum$421,307-10%3,081-209$137$211,590,8786Universal
6Balls of Fury$321,3712%3,08129$104$25,160,4502Rogue
7Rush Hour 3$276,533-1%2,690-318$103$129,521,1825New Line
8The Nanny Diaries$229,049-2%2,444-192$94$21,541,1623MGM / Weinstein
9Death Sentence$174,029-11%1,8231$95$8,523,2282Fox
10Mr. Bean's Holiday$168,8150%1,77813$95$25,571,7803Universal