'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 Sat, Aug. 14 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Aug. 14 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Alien Vs. Predator$12,614,496-23%3,395--$3,716$29,056,6251Fox
2The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement$8,493,1746%3,472--$2,446$30,710,4261Disney
4The Bourne Supremacy$3,556,02439%2,976-328$1,195$137,210,4424Universal
5Yu-Gi-Oh! The Movie$3,019,861-30%2,411--$1,253$7,348,6511Warner Bros.
6The Village$2,927,03428%3,142-591$932$97,915,1793Disney
7The Manchurian Candidate (2004)$2,570,07652%2,612-255$984$46,244,0403Paramount
8I, Robot$1,628,19443%2,178-628$748$132,871,1875Fox
9Little Black Book$1,417,66411%2,4450$580$13,555,8462Sony / Columbia
10Spider-Man 2$1,408,14335%1,907-657$738$359,909,1687Sony / Columbia