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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 Tue, Jun. 10 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jun. 10 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Kung Fu Panda$6,064,518-4%4,114--$1,474$72,619,3101Paramount / DreamWorks
2You Don't Mess with the Zohan$3,608,240-14%3,462--$1,042$46,351,0731Sony / Columbia
3Sex and the City$2,736,9095%3,32540$823$104,531,5322Warner Bros. / New Line
4Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull$2,270,950-3%4,190-74$542$257,617,9183Paramount
5The Strangers$1,003,205-14%2,47711$405$39,465,2902Universal / Rogue
6Iron Man$859,050-4%2,931-719$293$290,602,2026Paramount
7The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian$724,1203%3,065-736$236$127,403,0364Disney
8What Happens in Vegas$470,5934%2,366-720$199$73,192,7425Fox