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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, May. 8 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, May. 8 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Spider-Man 3$8,042,499-22%4,252--$1,891$169,443,9921Sony / Columbia
2Disturbia$377,2093%3,13285$120$60,748,2044Paramount / DreamWorks
3Fracture$351,85212%2,365-78$149$27,404,0323New Line
4Next$266,54313%2,7338$98$12,463,1062Paramount
5Lucky You$244,05413%2,525--$97$3,170,4711Warner Bros.
6Hot Fuzz$243,5856%1,266-6$192$16,790,9223Rogue
7The Invisible$216,2445%2,0190$107$12,903,9752Disney
8Blades of Glory$169,1630%2,113-943$80$112,075,3916Paramount / DreamWorks
9The Condemned (2007)$146,09312%2,3100$63$6,484,6592Lionsgate
10Vacancy$140,1055%1,698-853$83$16,806,0093Sony / Screen Gems