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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 Fri, Feb. 6 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Feb. 6 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1He's Just Not That Into You$10,435,103--3,175--$3,287$10,435,1031Warner Bros. / New Line
2Taken$6,202,041208%3,1841$1,948$39,263,5562Fox
3Coraline$4,487,168--2,299--$1,952$4,487,1681Focus
4Push$3,531,085--2,313--$1,527$3,531,0851Summit
5The Pink Panther 2$3,370,369--3,243--$1,039$3,370,3691Sony / Columbia
6Paul Blart: Mall Cop$2,760,095296%3,169-37$871$88,763,6244Sony / Columbia
7The Uninvited$2,084,260408%2,3440$889$14,064,3682Paramount / DreamWorks
8Slumdog Millionaire$1,944,430161%1,72491$1,128$71,970,23713Fox Searchlight
9Gran Torino$1,920,575155%2,705-310$710$114,964,2775Warner Bros.
10Hotel for Dogs$1,144,678264%2,734-426$419$50,558,1504Paramount / DreamWorks