'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, Jun. 24 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Jun. 24 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Click$14,303,150-1%3,749--$3,815$28,729,4501Sony / Columbia
3Nacho Libre$4,645,99318%3,08313$1,507$49,100,6502Paramount
4The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift$3,651,71215%3,0303$1,205$40,176,5712Universal
5Waist Deep$3,600,6869%1,004--$3,586$6,901,1741Rogue
6The Lake House$3,461,69222%2,6450$1,309$27,241,1752Warner Bros.
7The Break-Up$2,673,09934%2,906-240$920$102,303,4674Universal
8Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties$2,020,55932%2,98135$678$14,820,7822Fox
9X-Men: The Last Stand$1,962,61139%2,408-404$815$223,037,5435Fox
10The Da Vinci Code$1,678,45753%1,911-502$878$204,316,9326Sony / Columbia