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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, Oct. 15 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Oct. 15 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Body of Lies$939,166-18%2,710--$347$16,603,2781Warner Bros.
2Quarantine$837,567-16%2,461--$340$17,532,0931Sony / Screen Gems
3Beverly Hills Chihuahua$760,061-8%3,2183$236$56,943,1142Disney
4Eagle Eye$667,958-8%3,61498$185$73,200,1683Paramount / DreamWorks
5Nights in Rodanthe$422,400-7%2,575-127$164$33,746,5733Warner Bros.
6Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist$405,997-8%2,4210$168$22,344,8742Sony / Columbia
7Appaloosa$298,051-12%1,290245$231$11,957,6444Warner Bros. / New Line
8The Duchess$297,035-10%1,2071080$246$6,681,4404Paramount Vantage
9The Express$266,602-10%2,808--$95$5,699,0501Universal
10City of Ember$180,097-10%2,022--$89$3,981,4711Fox