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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, Apr. 29 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Apr. 29 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Identity$1,217,230-1%2,733--$445$18,677,0731Sony / Columbia
2Anger Management$889,6608%3,65686$243$105,233,5613Sony / Columbia
3Holes$483,495-2%2,34918$206$37,353,7462Disney
4Confidence$363,4060%1,871--$194$5,292,9681Lionsgate
5Bulletproof Monk$322,0337%2,9550$109$19,581,6382MGM
6Malibu's Most Wanted$279,526-2%2,5030$112$24,409,9322Warner Bros.
7Phone Booth$240,95111%2,113-334$114$40,630,5714Fox
8It Runs in the Family (2003)$207,98016%1,207--$172$3,191,4441MGM
9The Real Cancun$157,261-13%2,261--$70$2,448,9361New Line
10Chicago$137,56916%1,209-502$114$163,786,33218Miramax