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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. 19 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Feb. 19 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Shutter Island$14,058,226--2,991--$4,700$14,058,2261Paramount
2Valentine's Day$5,657,872156%3,6650$1,544$75,919,9582Warner Bros. / New Line
3Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief$4,026,278180%3,39640$1,186$47,486,6702Fox
4Avatar$3,894,018118%2,581-104$1,509$675,976,03810Fox
5The Wolfman$2,885,00595%3,2231$895$43,353,6302Universal
6Dear John$2,354,138178%3,06287$769$61,025,3513Sony / Screen Gems
7The Tooth Fairy$1,059,260135%2,523-225$420$46,426,8305Fox
8Crazy Heart$760,280122%1,08984$698$19,320,05910Fox Searchlight
9From Paris with Love$727,48084%2,311-411$315$19,427,1553Lionsgate
10Edge of Darkness$618,99980%2,118-497$292$38,722,9104Warner Bros.