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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, Oct. 9 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Oct. 9 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Heartbreak Kid$1,091,354-31%3,229--$338$16,694,9811Paramount / DreamWorks
2The Kingdom$826,322-38%2,8029$295$33,904,8352Universal
3The Game Plan$703,352-74%3,1052$227$46,596,1392Disney
4Resident Evil: Extinction$388,783-39%2,84820$137$44,717,4013Sony / Screen Gems
5Good Luck Chuck$333,163-33%2,476-136$135$30,085,3203Lionsgate
63:10 to Yuma (2007)$276,928-39%2,562-444$108$49,458,9565Lionsgate
7The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising$238,544-57%3,141--$76$4,541,4691Fox
8Eastern Promises$215,051-36%1,212-196$177$15,010,9764Focus
9The Brave One$208,670-35%2,358-479$88$34,916,4984Warner Bros.
10The Jane Austen Book Club$143,836-29%1,2321191$117$2,175,1923Sony Classics