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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, Oct. 31 - Sun, Nov. 2

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Crocodile Dundee$5,716,215-15%1,4950$3,824$36,142,0246Paramount
2The Color of Money$5,292,6851%1,183366$4,474$16,907,3853Disney
3Soul Man$3,524,711-20%1,2853$2,743$7,946,8902New World
4Peggy Sue Got Married$3,335,536-20%1,1072$3,013$18,656,5634TriStar
5Jumpin' Jack Flash$2,018,923-31%1,010-68$1,999$15,236,6984Fox
6Trick or Treat$1,629,898-44%1,262-5$1,292$4,542,5852DEG
7Sky Bandits$1,468,500--1,335--$1,100$1,468,5001Galaxy International
8Tough Guys$1,160,827-37%1,011-205$1,148$13,249,3105Disney