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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, Mar. 17 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Mar. 17 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1300$12,557,16925%3,270167$3,840$118,917,7992Warner Bros.
2Wild Hogs$8,594,90859%3,36064$2,558$99,163,4083Disney
3Premonition$7,119,65612%2,831--$2,515$13,460,7291Sony / Columbia
4Dead Silence$3,032,4655%1,805--$1,680$5,911,0331Universal
5I Think I Love My Wife$2,378,64136%1,776--$1,339$4,124,9441Fox Searchlight
6Bridge to Terabithia$2,215,25850%3,091-119$717$73,460,0355Disney
7Ghost Rider$1,840,72551%2,824-523$652$109,267,5785Sony / Columbia
8Zodiac$1,359,95648%2,362-17$576$28,130,1573Paramount
9Norbit$1,233,19453%2,016-489$612$91,710,1326Paramount / DreamWorks
10Music and Lyrics$981,82436%1,850-430$531$46,883,5195Warner Bros.