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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. 27 - Sun, Oct. 29

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Look Who's Talking$11,556,750-18%1,62275$7,125$37,811,8743TriStar
2Shocker$4,510,990--1,783--$2,530$4,510,9901Universal
3Next of Kin$2,647,377-45%1,3580$1,949$7,452,8932Warner Bros.
4Sea of Love$1,843,200-38%1,152-267$1,600$38,232,2507Universal
5Black Rain$1,752,800-38%1,202-413$1,458$30,318,2676Paramount
6Gross Anatomy$1,742,044-38%1,080227$1,613$4,572,4312Disney
7Worth Winning$1,492,610--1,260--$1,185$1,492,6101Fox
8Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers$977,119-65%1,076-419$908$8,863,1583Galaxy International