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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. 17 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jun. 17 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Incredible Hulk$4,801,487-20%3,505--$1,370$66,225,9961Universal
2Kung Fu Panda$4,148,1260%4,13622$1,003$125,599,1752Paramount / DreamWorks
3The Happening$2,450,611-22%2,986--$821$36,098,3681Fox
4You Don't Mess with the Zohan$2,006,206-9%3,4664$579$72,972,0312Sony / Columbia
5Sex and the City$1,621,8036%3,155-170$514$122,669,9843Warner Bros. / New Line
6Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull$1,455,092-3%3,804-386$383$279,471,5284Paramount
7Iron Man$680,588-5%2,403-528$283$299,320,6467Paramount
8The Strangers$565,094-13%2,410-67$234$46,502,2393Universal / Rogue
9The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian$468,6107%2,308-757$203$132,809,6095Disney
10What Happens in Vegas$249,7201%1,422-944$176$76,250,0656Fox