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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, Apr. 28 - Sun, Apr. 30

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1While You Were Sleeping$10,491,71413%1,907486$5,502$19,780,6292Disney
2Bad Boys (1995)$4,314,731-38%2,1320$2,024$50,218,5084Sony / Columbia
3Rob Roy$3,362,373-33%1,8850$1,784$17,597,5934MGM/UA
4Village of the Damned$3,222,450--1,890--$1,705$3,222,4501Universal
5A Goofy Movie$3,218,097-29%2,022-94$1,592$19,138,1094Disney
6Kiss of Death$3,029,184-43%1,6274$1,862$8,346,2502Fox
7Top Dog$2,164,381--1,911--$1,133$2,164,3811Live
8Don Juan de Marco$1,729,748-34%1,102-124$1,570$12,605,3134New Line
9Jury Duty$1,341,709-55%1,806-363$743$9,184,4153Sony / TriStar
10Tommy Boy$1,329,571-49%1,641-428$810$22,271,3395Paramount