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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. 7 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Dec. 7 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1National Treasure$1,128,4042%3,2430$348$112,347,2203Disney
2The Polar Express$1,027,12421%3,6500$281$98,012,2624Warner Bros.
3Christmas with the Kranks$593,1209%3,41623$174$46,061,5712Sony / Columbia
4The Incredibles$450,8797%3,178-275$142$226,734,4885Disney
5Alexander$429,7616%2,4450$176$30,523,4202Warner Bros.
6Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason$279,92929%2,433-40$115$36,820,7554Universal
7The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie$263,0322%3,3070$80$68,728,7723Paramount
8After the Sunset$150,35211%1,889-420$80$27,040,1004New Line
9Ray$147,9276%1,54748$96$68,078,4236Universal
10The Grudge$63,0901%1,286-200$49$109,357,8967Sony / Columbia