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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 Mon, Apr. 11 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Apr. 11 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Sahara (2005)$1,432,986-67%3,154--$454$19,501,5901Paramount
2Sin City$1,051,535-71%3,2300$326$51,818,4642Miramax / Dimension
3Fever Pitch (2005)$721,112-71%3,267--$221$13,121,6561Fox
4Guess Who$422,081-73%3,064-83$138$51,443,4063Sony / Columbia
5Beauty Shop$366,620-77%2,6590$138$26,491,5752MGM
6Robots$291,745-77%2,713-313$108$111,333,2435Fox
7Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous$282,969-71%3,011-222$94$37,816,4053Warner Bros.
8The Ring Two$189,581-70%2,407-772$79$72,470,5964DreamWorks
9The Pacifier$185,382-75%2,375-476$78$100,744,9196Disney
10The Upside of Anger$179,833-66%1,15140$156$12,382,3745New Line