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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, Sep. 29 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Sep. 29 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Eagle Eye$2,078,351-70%3,510--$592$31,229,1521Paramount / DreamWorks
2Nights in Rodanthe$979,808-69%2,704--$362$14,398,2171Warner Bros.
3Lakeview Terrace$488,750-70%2,4673$198$26,155,2112Sony / Screen Gems
4Burn After Reading$471,353-68%2,649-8$178$46,038,6363Focus
5My Best Friend's Girl$339,485-65%2,63632$129$14,951,6782Lionsgate
6Righteous Kill$316,886-67%3,011-141$105$35,028,5763Overture
7Miracle at St. Anna$300,851-68%1,185--$254$3,779,7441Disney
8Igor$238,880-85%2,3412$102$14,459,6012MGM
9The Women (2008)$235,344-65%2,642-353$89$24,308,0433Picturehouse
10Tyler Perry's The Family That Preys$220,298-70%1,604-466$137$32,984,3393Lionsgate