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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 Wed, Feb. 2 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Feb. 2 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hide and Seek$1,123,896-12%3,005--$374$25,739,2931Fox
2Million Dollar Baby$1,082,185-8%2,0101863$538$24,909,0837Warner Bros.
3The Aviator (2004)$573,9100%2,503242$229$69,915,7916Miramax
4Are We There Yet?$503,702-4%2,7101$186$40,122,7782Sony / Columbia
5Sideways$501,868-1%1,694995$296$41,520,66615Fox Searchlight
6Meet the Fockers$494,144-3%3,006-440$164$259,847,4416Universal
7Coach Carter$371,891-2%2,57422$144$54,732,9633Paramount
8In Good Company$361,697-3%1,960-3$185$37,063,3535Universal
9The Phantom of the Opera$318,3271%1,5110$211$39,868,8596Warner Bros.
10Assault on Precinct 13 (2005)$312,796-10%2,2970$136$15,766,9722Rogue