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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 Thu, Feb. 14 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Feb. 14 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Jumper$6,625,843--3,402--$1,948$6,625,8430Fox
2Step Up 2 the Streets$6,600,954--2,470--$2,672$6,600,9540Disney
3Fool's Gold$3,552,533178%3,125--$1,137$28,954,6561Warner Bros.
4Definitely, Maybe$3,119,869--2,204--$1,416$3,119,8690Universal
5The Spiderwick Chronicles$2,375,450--3,847--$617$2,375,4500Paramount
6Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins$1,956,840257%2,387--$820$20,239,4661Universal
7Juno$802,976103%1,862-613$431$119,468,3707Fox Searchlight
8The Bucket List$788,54380%2,307-608$342$76,984,8185Warner Bros.
9The Eye (2008)$757,825165%2,129-307$356$23,145,0252Lionsgate
1027 Dresses$621,03473%1,913-1063$325$66,761,2654Fox