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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. 23 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jun. 23 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Proposal$4,663,0060%3,056--$1,526$42,944,4121Disney
2The Hangover$3,492,030-8%3,545190$985$160,124,6483Warner Bros.
3Up$2,911,4134%3,832-54$760$231,969,5144Disney
4Year One$1,847,343-22%3,022--$611$23,817,1741Sony / Columbia
5The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3$1,137,309-2%3,0773$370$46,363,6302Sony / Columbia
6Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian$958,4598%2,962-403$324$158,308,0995Fox
7Star Trek$538,367-5%2,307-331$233$241,363,9187Paramount
8Land of the Lost$501,190-6%2,945-589$170$45,091,1583Universal
9Imagine That$481,57919%3,0113$160$12,428,1552Paramount
10Terminator Salvation$352,123-6%1,920-730$183$120,459,6395Warner Bros.