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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, May. 9 - Sun, May. 11

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1X2: X-Men United$40,031,753-53%3,7498$10,678$147,675,3832Fox
2Daddy Day Care$27,623,078--3,370--$8,197$27,623,0781Sony / Columbia
3The Lizzie McGuire Movie$7,208,768-58%2,8250$2,552$26,528,5232Disney
4Identity$6,477,305-31%2,618-115$2,474$39,380,2373Sony / Columbia
5Anger Management$5,738,970-32%2,819-652$2,036$123,182,4175Sony / Columbia
6Holes$4,860,610-30%2,45250$1,982$51,678,2144Disney
7Malibu's Most Wanted$2,129,475-47%2,008-332$1,060$31,751,8484Warner Bros.
8Confidence$1,539,607-39%1,188-683$1,296$11,058,9513Lionsgate
9It Runs in the Family (2003)$958,577-42%1,042-165$920$6,741,8053MGM
10Agent Cody Banks$394,059-6%1,224-180$322$47,287,4029MGM