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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. 22 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Dec. 22 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Avatar$16,086,461-2%3,452--$4,660$109,497,7621Fox
2The Princess and the Frog$3,142,9128%3,47541$904$50,775,1912Disney
3The Blind Side$2,218,09711%3,40719$651$168,945,8935Warner Bros.
4Did You Hear About the Morgans?$1,201,65411%2,718--$442$8,903,7981Sony / Columbia
5The Twilight Saga: New Moon$1,050,1618%2,642-993$397$276,619,1865Summit
6Disney's A Christmas Carol$1,030,14217%1,736-666$593$132,726,3507Disney
7Invictus$837,36912%2,1250$394$17,461,5262Warner Bros.
8Brothers (2009)$574,8245%1,714-374$335$23,473,7333Lionsgate
9Old Dogs$570,33317%1,586-1504$360$44,683,3234Disney
102012$475,3246%1,394-1444$341$159,951,5466Sony / Columbia