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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. 30 - Sun, Nov. 1

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Under Siege$6,195,221-31%2,2480$2,756$42,131,6584Warner Bros.
2Candyman$3,354,546-21%1,4832$2,262$12,979,7163TriStar
3The Last of the Mohicans$3,285,806-26%1,85611$1,770$34,194,3456Fox
4The Mighty Ducks$2,688,706-36%1,87322$1,436$26,384,8395Disney
5Consenting Adults$2,421,911-35%1,495-43$1,620$11,148,9573Disney
6Pure Country$2,025,505-26%1,103110$1,836$4,765,1852Warner Bros.
7Dr. Giggles$1,733,490-36%1,6832$1,030$4,448,3052Universal
8Night and the City$1,178,149-54%1,1000$1,071$3,778,0153Fox
9Sneakers$1,026,370-28%1,042-73$985$35,368,7458Universal
10Mr. Baseball$1,005,715-35%1,273-211$790$13,586,0355Universal