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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, Jan. 26 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Jan. 26 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Meet the Spartans$7,647,80211%2,605--$2,936$14,525,1661Fox
2Rambo$6,726,3771%2,751--$2,445$13,418,3831Lionsgate
327 Dresses$5,790,77337%3,07417$1,884$41,773,8252Fox
4Cloverfield$5,438,25033%3,4110$1,594$61,111,9222Paramount
5The Bucket List$4,904,09874%2,9150$1,682$55,194,0133Warner Bros.
6Untraceable$4,764,81228%2,368--$2,012$8,484,4541Sony / Screen Gems
7Juno$4,522,77155%2,426-108$1,864$97,303,5665Fox Searchlight
8National Treasure: Book of Secrets$2,332,56794%2,154-809$1,083$204,291,1616Disney
9Alvin and the Chipmunks$2,200,628153%2,430-532$906$202,674,7727Fox
10Mad Money$2,070,84961%2,4700$838$14,031,7612Overture