'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. 29 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Sep. 29 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Game Plan$10,361,93664%3,103--$3,339$16,698,8511Disney
2The Kingdom$6,926,98716%2,793--$2,480$12,890,6591Universal
3Resident Evil: Extinction$3,422,17543%2,8280$1,210$34,597,6842Sony / Screen Gems
4Good Luck Chuck$2,645,56829%2,6120$1,013$21,964,3622Lionsgate
53:10 to Yuma (2007)$1,908,34755%3,006104$635$42,882,9804Lionsgate
6The Brave One$1,718,91758%2,83782$606$29,924,7923Warner Bros.
7Mr. Woodcock$1,381,88252%2,195-42$630$18,927,5673New Line
8Eastern Promises$1,289,84845%1,4084$916$10,525,6113Focus
9Sydney White$1,189,93639%2,1062$565$7,923,7742Universal
10The Bourne Ultimatum$847,78261%1,461-548$580$222,417,6189Universal