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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, Jun. 18 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jun. 18 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Incredible Hulk$4,503,333-6%3,505--$1,285$70,729,3291Universal
2Kung Fu Panda$4,191,3191%4,13622$1,013$129,790,4942Paramount / DreamWorks
3The Happening$2,185,822-11%2,986--$732$38,284,1901Fox
4You Don't Mess with the Zohan$1,990,583-1%3,4664$574$74,962,6142Sony / Columbia
5Sex and the City$1,647,6522%3,155-170$522$124,317,6363Warner Bros. / New Line
6Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull$1,478,6072%3,804-386$389$280,950,1354Paramount
7Iron Man$723,2106%2,403-528$301$300,043,8567Paramount
8The Strangers$591,5735%2,410-67$245$47,093,8123Universal / Rogue
9The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian$466,3450%2,308-757$202$133,275,9545Disney
10What Happens in Vegas$256,5153%1,422-944$180$76,506,5806Fox