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'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 Tue, Dec. 2 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Dec. 2 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Bad Santa$849,761-2%2,005--$424$18,521,6411Miramax / Dimension
2Gothika$795,0882%2,3820$334$42,856,0882Warner Bros.
3The Missing$678,9632%2,756--$246$16,580,4971Sony / Columbia
4Elf$648,903-6%3,202-179$203$130,358,3304New Line
5The Haunted Mansion$616,511-19%3,122--$197$35,428,9411Disney
6Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World$597,8917%2,703-398$221$67,789,9353Fox
7Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat$572,958-17%3,4673$165$77,098,4762Universal
8Love Actually$488,43018%1,71424$285$44,294,0274Universal
9Timeline$438,286-4%2,787--$157$13,319,9401Paramount
10The Matrix Revolutions$266,8356%2,055-969$130$133,854,1664Warner Bros.