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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, Mar. 21 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Mar. 21 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1300$2,988,082-10%3,270167$914$138,926,9222Warner Bros.
2Wild Hogs$1,262,843-7%3,36064$376$108,095,9453Disney
3Premonition$1,070,577-13%2,831--$378$21,013,5991Sony / Columbia
4Dead Silence$434,249-16%1,805--$241$9,350,4411Universal
5Bridge to Terabithia$385,600-1%3,091-119$125$76,128,6065Disney
6I Think I Love My Wife$378,328-12%1,776--$213$6,921,9221Fox Searchlight
7Zodiac$331,739-7%2,362-17$140$30,155,4003Paramount
8Ghost Rider$281,115-5%2,824-523$100$111,247,8355Sony / Columbia
9Music and Lyrics$209,030-3%1,850-430$113$48,071,2215Warner Bros.
10The Number 23$201,556-5%2,201-288$92$34,540,5884New Line