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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 Wed, Feb. 9 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Feb. 9 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Boogeyman$730,423-16%3,052--$239$21,710,3241Sony / Screen Gems
2Million Dollar Baby$715,300-12%2,02515$353$36,744,6128Warner Bros.
3The Wedding Date$643,887-11%1,694--$380$13,214,4671Universal
4Hide and Seek$511,839-11%3,0050$170$37,457,1772Fox
5The Aviator (2004)$411,702-9%2,53027$163$77,206,1697Miramax
6Sideways$385,201-8%1,78692$216$47,882,56016Fox Searchlight
7Are We There Yet?$381,880-13%2,79080$137$52,600,4373Sony / Columbia
8Meet the Fockers$312,869-4%2,504-502$125$266,142,3327Universal
9Coach Carter$238,101-5%2,5740$93$60,105,3764Paramount
10In Good Company$214,251-4%1,943-17$110$41,418,8216Universal