'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, Sep. 21 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Sep. 21 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Resident Evil: Extinction$9,614,187--2,828--$3,400$9,614,1871Sony / Screen Gems
2Good Luck Chuck$5,137,116--2,612--$1,967$5,137,1161Lionsgate
3The Brave One$2,205,225129%2,7550$800$19,895,7992Warner Bros.
4Eastern Promises$1,867,5852905%1,4041389$1,330$2,669,6842Focus
53:10 to Yuma (2007)$1,814,300130%2,902235$625$33,376,6233Lionsgate
6Sydney White$1,766,352--2,104--$840$1,766,3521Universal
7Mr. Woodcock$1,558,773231%2,2376$697$12,286,3782New Line
8Superbad$998,573119%2,305-605$433$114,069,7576Sony / Columbia
9The Bourne Ultimatum$863,319176%2,009-602$430$218,233,1108Universal
10Halloween (2007)$661,376111%2,338-713$283$53,082,5324MGM / Weinstein