'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 Sun, Jul. 2 2006

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#TitleSun, Jul. 2 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Superman Returns$17,797,909-3%4,065--$4,378$84,595,4441Warner Bros.
2The Devil Wears Prada$8,831,253-5%2,847--$3,102$27,535,8161Fox
3Click$6,826,603-1%3,76415$1,814$78,436,5412Sony / Columbia
5Nacho Libre$2,448,4048%3,082-1$794$65,374,9363Paramount
6The Lake House$1,597,450-7%2,6450$604$39,042,2553Warner Bros.
7The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift$1,521,015-4%2,670-360$570$51,721,9403Universal
8Waist Deep$1,105,638-16%1,0062$1,099$15,284,7642Rogue
9The Break-Up$1,070,7991%1,911-995$560$110,228,2135Universal
10The Da Vinci Code$907,1764%1,384-527$655$209,919,2577Sony / Columbia