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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.

 

Weekend Actuals (Domestic) Fri, Oct. 13 - Sun, Oct. 15

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Look Who's Talking$12,107,784--1,208--$10,023$12,107,7841TriStar
2Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers$5,093,428--1,483--$3,435$5,093,4281Galaxy International
3Sea of Love$3,611,890-38%1,439108$2,510$33,437,5305Universal
4An Innocent Man$3,605,910-37%1,5610$2,310$9,305,9102Disney
5Black Rain$3,440,755-44%1,7600$1,955$25,720,9224Paramount
6Parenthood$1,687,830-39%1,314-56$1,284$87,466,42511Universal
7Uncle Buck$1,548,110-46%1,370-241$1,130$42,329,6089Universal
8When Harry Met Sally...$1,229,589-41%1,120-31$1,098$58,198,58114Columbia