'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. 20 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Apr. 20 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Disturbia$4,777,395311%3,01590$1,585$31,969,5952Paramount / DreamWorks
2Fracture$3,677,336--2,443--$1,505$3,677,3361New Line
3Vacancy$2,801,520--2,551--$1,098$2,801,5201Sony / Screen Gems
4Blades of Glory$2,501,999228%3,459-8$723$95,776,8264Paramount / DreamWorks
5In the Land of Women$1,879,217--2,155--$872$1,879,2171Warner Bros.
6Meet the Robinsons$1,862,489194%3,003-235$620$76,989,9344Disney
7Are We Done Yet?$1,342,621251%2,94467$456$35,732,4633Sony / Columbia
8Perfect Stranger$1,254,759105%2,6610$472$15,223,5832Sony / Columbia
9Wild Hogs$836,907215%2,001-428$418$154,176,3738Disney
10300$642,83496%1,508-632$426$203,037,3627Warner Bros.