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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, May. 13 - Sun, May. 15

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Crow$11,774,332--1,573--$7,485$11,774,3321Miramax / Dimension
2When a Man Loves a Woman$9,442,0121349%1,2981279$7,274$10,093,7121Disney
3Crooklyn$4,209,475--1,033--$4,075$4,209,4751Universal
4With Honors$2,888,558-23%1,2220$2,364$10,958,8383Warner Bros.
5Four Weddings and a Funeral$2,772,923-24%1,0695$2,594$25,403,28810Gramercy
63 Ninjas Kick Back$2,712,069-24%2,0435$1,327$6,268,3792TriStar
7No Escape$1,737,561-44%1,672-93$1,039$9,451,7503Savoy
8Clean Slate$1,498,602-52%1,47417$1,017$4,634,7322MGM
9Bad Girls$949,067-41%1,371-418$692$10,341,8834Fox
10Schindler's List$877,739-22%1,010-160$869$91,018,96022Universal