'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, Sep. 15 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Sep. 15 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Brave One$5,651,63922%2,755--$2,051$10,280,9901Warner Bros.
23:10 to Yuma (2007)$3,868,12441%2,66715$1,450$26,014,0982Lionsgate
3Mr. Woodcock$3,840,07331%2,231--$1,721$6,763,6301New Line
4Superbad$2,212,80933%2,910-159$760$110,013,4745Sony / Columbia
5Halloween (2007)$2,194,37543%3,051-424$719$49,986,5433MGM / Weinstein
6Dragon Wars: D-War$2,093,03231%2,277--$919$3,695,7561Freestyle
7The Bourne Ultimatum$2,023,75063%2,611-399$775$215,307,0847Universal
8Rush Hour 3$1,576,50374%2,208-482$714$132,326,5286New Line
9Balls of Fury$1,536,12555%2,758-323$557$28,063,0553Rogue
10Mr. Bean's Holiday$1,371,579101%1,770-8$775$27,874,9204Universal