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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, Jul. 24 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jul. 24 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry$4,754,781-15%3,495--$1,360$44,582,2411Universal
2Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix$4,402,391-9%4,2850$1,027$217,083,0272Warner Bros.
3Hairspray (2007)$4,316,409-4%3,121--$1,383$36,310,4041New Line
4Transformers$2,614,572-7%3,762-288$695$268,417,7833Paramount / DreamWorks
5Ratatouille$1,789,550-4%3,402-223$526$169,174,1624Disney
6Live Free or Die Hard$916,323-1%2,727-474$336$118,114,0774Fox
7License to Wed$503,5104%2,525-190$199$39,482,5523Warner Bros.
8Evan Almighty$417,5864%1,779-918$235$94,384,8725Universal
91408$334,287-10%1,451-755$230$68,158,6425MGM / Weinstein
10Knocked Up$308,160-6%1,288-422$239$143,337,5678Universal