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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, Feb. 10 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Feb. 10 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1He's Just Not That Into You$2,003,6748%3,175--$631$31,636,7821Warner Bros. / New Line
2Taken$1,291,930-1%3,1841$406$56,200,1322Fox
3Coraline$778,660-28%2,299--$339$18,706,6941Focus
4Push$607,482-6%2,313--$263$11,334,9661Summit
5Slumdog Millionaire$584,82611%1,72491$339$78,313,86813Fox Searchlight
6Gran Torino$497,3536%2,705-310$184$121,167,5725Warner Bros.
7Paul Blart: Mall Cop$465,138-13%3,169-37$147$97,886,5124Sony / Columbia
8The Pink Panther 2$438,828-10%3,243--$135$12,516,4911Sony / Columbia
9Underworld: Rise of the Lycans$320,064-5%2,042-900$157$40,499,6593Sony / Screen Gems
10The Uninvited$276,520-12%2,3440$118$18,833,2392Paramount / DreamWorks