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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, Feb. 13 - Sun, Feb. 15

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Titanic$32,876,42443%3,00246$10,952$376,268,0869Paramount
2The Wedding Singer$18,865,080--2,821--$6,687$18,865,0801New Line
3Sphere$14,433,957--2,814--$5,129$14,433,9571Warner Bros.
4Good Will Hunting$9,254,36136%2,17215$4,261$49,995,08311Miramax
5As Good as It Gets$6,435,25828%1,8016$3,573$100,621,5748Sony / TriStar
6The Borrowers$6,075,079--1,535--$3,958$6,075,0791PolyGram
7The Replacement Killers$4,705,165-42%1,9360$2,430$14,743,5012Sony / Columbia
8Great Expectations (1998)$3,662,441-31%1,745-161$2,099$18,558,4073Fox
9Blues Brothers 2000$3,572,730-42%2,5169$1,420$9,702,3452Universal
10Wag the Dog$2,574,034-24%1,102-484$2,336$30,674,1728New Line