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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 Sat, Jan. 22 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Jan. 22 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Are We There Yet?$7,883,48944%2,709--$2,910$13,364,9271Sony / Columbia
2Coach Carter$4,572,56021%2,55228$1,792$40,580,3692Paramount
3Meet the Fockers$4,255,47831%3,446-108$1,235$245,055,8275Universal
4In Good Company$3,366,05117%1,963397$1,715$25,679,6224Universal
5Racing Stripes$3,043,85287%3,1850$956$24,947,2542Warner Bros.
6Assault on Precinct 13 (2005)$2,636,99719%2,297--$1,148$6,385,7481Rogue
7The Aviator (2004)$2,140,31041%2,261305$947$56,854,5335Miramax
8White Noise$2,057,41016%2,247-32$916$48,225,2423Universal
9The Phantom of the Opera$1,820,21918%1,511604$1,205$31,933,5015Warner Bros.
10Elektra$1,643,98730%3,203-1$513$19,313,1892Fox