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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, Nov. 13 - Sun, Nov. 15

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Bram Stoker's Dracula$30,521,679--2,491--$12,253$30,521,6791Columbia
2Passenger 57$7,075,274-33%1,974240$3,584$17,589,1992Warner Bros.
3A River Runs Through It$3,924,103-22%1,06254$3,695$15,579,2626Columbia
4Under Siege$3,707,480-35%2,007-241$1,847$51,522,0636Warner Bros.
5The Mighty Ducks$3,666,225-9%1,770-46$2,071$34,058,3957Disney
6The Last of the Mohicans$2,611,777-24%1,777-55$1,470$40,257,1478Fox
7Candyman$1,742,980-31%1,50014$1,162$17,234,0365TriStar
8Consenting Adults$1,412,972-31%1,195-232$1,182$14,620,4525Disney