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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 Fri, Jun. 6 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Jun. 6 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Kung Fu Panda$20,303,766--4,114--$4,935$20,303,7661Paramount / DreamWorks
2You Don't Mess with the Zohan$14,850,148--3,462--$4,289$14,850,1481Sony / Columbia
3Sex and the City$7,307,10754%3,32540$2,198$85,265,0072Warner Bros. / New Line
4Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull$6,604,10286%4,190-74$1,576$236,823,6463Paramount
5The Strangers$3,083,50599%2,47711$1,245$31,441,3202Universal / Rogue
6Iron Man$2,187,21965%2,931-719$746$283,559,7786Paramount
7The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian$1,657,53429%3,065-736$541$121,974,8604Disney
8What Happens in Vegas$1,152,86057%2,366-720$487$69,981,1845Fox