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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, Dec. 2 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Dec. 2 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Four Christmases$1,802,7279%3,310--$545$49,516,0861Warner Bros. / New Line
2Twilight (2008)$1,476,9380%3,4256$431$122,658,0622Summit
3Australia$1,090,91911%2,642--$413$22,081,5431Fox
4Quantum of Solace$922,0764%3,50143$263$143,228,8163Sony / Columbia
5Transporter 3$741,9880%2,626--$283$19,714,1621Lionsgate
6Bolt$671,743-19%3,6543$184$68,346,8172Disney
7Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa$377,505-18%3,709-298$102$159,903,5224Paramount / DreamWorks
8Role Models$329,9040%2,195-538$150$58,438,6944Universal
9Changeling$96,03728%1,010-729$95$34,023,4586Universal
10High School Musical 3: Senior Year$30,681-34%1,385-976$22$88,825,2386Disney