'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 Mon, Oct. 13 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Oct. 13 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Beverly Hills Chihuahua$2,823,938-48%3,2183$878$55,357,5852Disney
2Body of Lies$1,634,591-52%2,710--$603$14,519,1641Warner Bros.
3Quarantine$1,481,118-58%2,461--$602$15,691,7811Sony / Screen Gems
4Eagle Eye$1,397,863-53%3,61498$387$71,807,9963Paramount / DreamWorks
5Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist$764,952-52%2,4210$316$21,495,8982Sony / Columbia
6The Express$575,792-49%2,808--$205$5,136,6901Universal
7Nights in Rodanthe$572,358-53%2,575-127$222$32,870,8773Warner Bros.
8City of Ember$471,258-47%2,022--$233$3,601,0311Fox
9Appaloosa$454,966-51%1,290245$353$11,321,8764Warner Bros. / New Line
10The Duchess$452,145-51%1,2071080$375$6,055,6904Paramount Vantage