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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, Nov. 19 2008

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#TitleWed, Nov. 19 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Quantum of Solace$3,322,526-18%3,451--$963$79,035,7501Sony / Columbia
2Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa$1,069,310-10%4,0659$263$120,330,1232Paramount / DreamWorks
3Role Models$783,229-11%2,7986$280$40,050,1952Universal
4Changeling$342,847-10%1,89641$181$28,658,7584Universal
5Zack and Miri Make a Porno$283,660-13%2,210-525$128$27,367,7913The Weinstein Company
6The Secret Life of Bees$193,918-1%1,449-32$134$34,190,4105Fox Searchlight
7High School Musical 3: Senior Year$156,533-9%3,202-262$49$84,646,9964Disney
8Soul Men$143,534-10%2,0484$70$9,846,3712MGM / Weinstein
9Saw V$130,040-8%2,002-827$65$55,793,4904Lionsgate
10Eagle Eye$84,000-3%1,214-193$69$98,986,4318Paramount / DreamWorks