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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, May. 2 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, May. 2 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Fracture$508,311-6%2,4430$208$22,603,1242New Line
2Disturbia$496,001-10%3,04732$163$53,700,7183Paramount / DreamWorks
3Next$462,973-13%2,725--$170$8,663,1431Paramount
4Hot Fuzz$372,959-6%1,272447$293$13,789,7462Rogue
5The Invisible$353,035-15%2,019--$175$8,911,8801Disney
6Blades of Glory$318,072-5%3,056-403$104$109,037,5155Paramount / DreamWorks
7Vacancy$292,154-11%2,5510$115$14,721,1532Sony / Screen Gems
8The Condemned (2007)$266,494-16%2,310--$115$4,708,8251Lionsgate
9Meet the Robinsons$235,8881%2,461-542$96$89,068,6065Disney
10In the Land of Women$192,453-6%2,1550$89$9,140,2542Warner Bros.