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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 Mon, Mar. 3 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Mar. 3 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Semi-Pro$1,139,520-70%3,121--$365$16,217,0301New Line
2Vantage Point$846,474-73%3,1501$269$41,670,3932Sony / Columbia
3The Other Boleyn Girl$595,369-71%1,166--$511$8,798,3451Sony / Columbia
4Jumper$519,520-74%3,128-302$166$67,310,1263Fox
5The Spiderwick Chronicles$514,093-81%3,654-193$141$55,544,9483Paramount
6No Country for Old Men$340,742-70%2,037936$167$68,566,93017Miramax
7Step Up 2 the Streets$340,284-75%2,52848$135$48,962,2443Disney
8Fool's Gold$288,727-72%2,845-230$101$59,089,9874Warner Bros.
9Definitely, Maybe$241,175-71%2,189-31$110$26,890,6083Universal
10Penelope$225,625-78%1,196--$189$4,028,2861Summit