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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. 17 - Sun, Dec. 19

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Stuart Little$15,018,223--2,878--$5,218$15,018,2231Sony / Columbia
2The Green Mile$12,765,678-29%2,8750$4,440$36,569,6082Warner Bros.
3Toy Story 2$12,129,833-34%3,228-29$3,758$156,356,0464Disney
4Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo$8,311,252-32%2,1628$3,844$20,535,2682Disney
5Bicentennial Man$8,234,926--2,518--$3,270$8,234,9261Disney
6Anna and the King$5,223,416--2,132--$2,450$5,223,4161Fox
7The World Is Not Enough$4,101,449-33%2,625-438$1,562$85,231,9905MGM
8End of Days$3,047,325-36%2,409-243$1,265$48,945,5534Universal
9Sleepy Hollow$3,022,605-36%2,564-501$1,179$84,648,6295Paramount
10The Bone Collector$979,440-43%1,113-909$880$57,892,6287Universal