'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 Sun, Oct. 28 2007

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#TitleSun, Oct. 28 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Saw IV$6,523,860-38%3,183--$2,050$31,756,9571Lionsgate
2Dan in Real Life$2,722,001-45%1,921--$1,417$11,808,7621Disney
330 Days of Night$1,903,242-30%2,8594$666$27,479,5622Sony / Columbia
4The Game Plan$1,458,509-49%3,34241$436$76,939,3725Disney
5Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married?$1,344,147-50%1,897-137$709$47,203,3943Lionsgate
6Michael Clayton$1,080,456-52%2,5850$418$28,667,3814Warner Bros.
7Gone Baby Gone$916,854-45%1,7130$535$11,232,0662Miramax
8We Own the Night$896,178-37%2,40240$373$25,065,7533Sony / Columbia
9The Comebacks$676,584-54%2,8120$241$9,927,4222Fox Atomic
10Rendition$601,209-40%2,2500$267$7,825,2962New Line