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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 Wed, Oct. 22 2008

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#TitleWed, Oct. 22 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Max Payne$978,796-20%3,376--$290$21,139,4371Fox
2W.$683,543-15%2,030--$337$12,808,7111Lionsgate
3The Secret Life of Bees$667,642-11%1,591--$420$12,638,7051Fox Searchlight
4Body of Lies$596,193-11%2,7144$220$26,255,2342Warner Bros.
5Beverly Hills Chihuahua$455,895-4%3,23921$141$70,722,4863Disney
6Eagle Eye$432,615-9%3,326-288$130$82,382,0774Paramount / DreamWorks
7Quarantine$407,270-12%2,4632$165$25,818,1882Sony / Screen Gems
8Sex Drive$337,584-15%2,421--$139$4,707,0771Summit
9Nights in Rodanthe$272,7480%2,115-460$129$37,636,7744Warner Bros.
10Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist$249,593-8%2,241-180$111$27,263,1543Sony / Columbia