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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, Sep. 12 - Sun, Sep. 14

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Game$14,337,029--2,403--$5,966$14,337,0291PolyGram
2G.I. Jane$3,501,708-34%2,04327$1,714$22,035,7844Disney
3Fire Down Below$3,260,264-46%2,35014$1,387$9,333,3582Warner Bros.
4Money Talks$3,211,458-34%1,942-52$1,654$20,621,9514New Line
5Air Force One$2,809,305-27%2,190-278$1,283$163,219,9978Sony / Columbia
6Hoodlum$2,535,151-37%2,0200$1,255$6,582,6363MGM / United Artists
7Conspiracy Theory$2,304,577-31%1,972-232$1,169$51,470,3566Warner Bros.
8Excess Baggage$1,865,300-35%2,109-102$884$11,029,0633Sony / Columbia
9George of the Jungle$1,763,65438%2,046727$862$58,959,8529Disney
10Mimic$1,650,325-41%1,772-187$931$18,464,9284Miramax / Dimension