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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, Jun. 18 - Sun, Jun. 20

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story$30,071,121--2,694--$11,162$30,071,1211Fox
2The Terminal$19,053,158--2,811--$6,778$19,053,1581DreamWorks
3Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban$18,027,790-48%3,805-50$4,738$190,928,2913Warner Bros.
4Shrek 2$13,942,700-40%3,306-537$4,217$378,627,9655DreamWorks
5Garfield$11,340,613-48%3,15056$3,600$42,357,4042Fox
6The Chronicles of Riddick$9,415,194-61%2,7570$3,415$42,499,6662Universal
7The Stepford Wives$8,761,067-59%3,0570$2,866$39,014,0462Paramount
8The Day After Tomorrow$8,104,180-44%2,667-543$3,039$167,311,7814Fox
9Around the World in 80 Days (2004)$7,575,425--2,801--$2,705$10,361,2761Disney
10Troy$1,777,876-48%1,303-700$1,364$129,033,4716Warner Bros.