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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, Jan. 2 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jan. 2 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1National Treasure: Book of Secrets$4,284,688-56%3,8320$1,118$147,228,5682Disney
2Alvin and the Chipmunks$3,884,575-41%3,484-15$1,115$157,513,1093Fox
3I Am Legend$3,377,919-50%3,63616$929$209,507,7763Warner Bros.
4Juno$2,250,319-36%1,01921$2,208$33,721,8841Fox Searchlight
5P.S. I Love You$1,764,027-32%2,46410$716$29,666,1852Warner Bros.
6The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep$1,541,550-41%2,7720$556$23,221,0521Sony / Columbia
7Charlie Wilson's War$1,441,612-53%2,5750$560$43,145,1452Universal
8Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street$1,312,119-44%1,2490$1,051$31,924,3612Paramount / DreamWorks
9Aliens vs. Predator - Requiem$1,142,237-50%2,61148$437$31,625,6511Fox
10Enchanted$1,110,673-37%2,26235$491$115,025,5736Disney