'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 Fri, Apr. 13 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Apr. 13 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Disturbia$8,838,325--2,925--$3,022$8,838,3251Paramount / DreamWorks
2Blades of Glory$4,436,096151%3,46757$1,280$80,568,2953Paramount / DreamWorks
3Perfect Stranger$3,864,621--2,661--$1,452$3,864,6211Sony / Columbia
4Meet the Robinsons$3,223,67193%3,238-197$996$63,127,6123Disney
5Are We Done Yet?$2,434,187140%2,8770$846$26,237,9902Sony / Columbia
7Redline (2007)$1,529,940--1,607--$952$1,529,9401Chicago Pictures
8The Reaping$1,469,470101%2,6030$565$16,667,5442Warner Bros.
9Wild Hogs$1,328,357143%2,429-396$547$148,933,0197Disney
10Grindhouse$1,317,53068%2,6295$501$16,777,6332Weinstein / Dimension