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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, Dec. 10 - Sun, Dec. 12

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Wayne's World 2$13,516,699--2,400--$5,632$13,516,6991Paramount
2Mrs. Doubtfire$10,158,307-31%1,959281$5,185$52,451,9673Fox
3Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit$7,569,219--2,132--$3,550$7,569,2191Disney
4Geronimo: An American Legend$4,018,452--1,605--$2,504$4,018,4521Columbia
5A Perfect World$2,814,944-48%1,9640$1,433$16,319,4134Warner Bros.
6The Three Musketeers (1993)$1,974,130-48%1,751-345$1,127$32,071,4335Disney
7Addams Family Values$1,890,395-59%2,001-576$945$31,246,1364Paramount
8Carlito's Way$1,341,995-47%1,266-339$1,060$23,505,7105Universal
9My Life$1,101,598-52%1,130-160$975$18,458,7695Columbia