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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 Thu, Dec. 4 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Dec. 4 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Bad Santa$819,7904%2,005160$409$20,129,6681Miramax / Dimension
2Gothika$737,6175%2,3820$310$44,296,8532Warner Bros.
3Elf$593,1525%3,2020$185$131,514,8274New Line
4The Missing$588,138-2%2,7560$213$17,770,9221Sony / Columbia
5The Haunted Mansion$584,7913%3,1220$187$36,582,7341Disney
6Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat$537,3013%3,4673$155$78,157,7562Universal
7Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World$524,7911%2,7030$194$68,834,2003Fox
8Love Actually$454,1034%1,7148$265$45,185,5314Universal
9Timeline$375,3251%2,7870$135$14,067,3321Paramount
10The Matrix Revolutions$238,1053%2,0550$116$134,323,7844Warner Bros.