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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 Thu, May. 3 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, May. 3 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Driven$660,373-12%2,905--$227$3,325,5931Warner Bros.
2Bridget Jones's Diary$513,000-19%2,532311$203$10,164,0183Miramax
3Along Came a Spider$342,439-10%2,57330$133$13,623,5804Paramount
4Blow$290,595-8%1,713-390$170$12,437,8544New Line
5Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles$211,934-4%2,1241$100$2,460,3632Paramount
6Spy Kids$210,703-5%3,105-86$68$44,761,7095Miramax / Dimension
7Town & Country$185,904-14%2,222--$84$865,9531New Line
8One Night at McCool's$178,723-13%1,818--$98$837,5531USA Films
9The Forsaken$176,292-13%1,514--$116$866,9951Sony / Screen Gems
10Freddy Got Fingered$149,071-14%2,269-2$66$2,435,6822Fox