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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, Jul. 26 - Sun, Jul. 28

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Austin Powers in Goldmember$73,072,142--3,613--$20,225$76,625,9321New Line
2Road to Perdition$11,107,153-28%2,25091$4,937$65,648,6443DreamWorks
3Stuart Little 2$10,613,138-30%3,28227$3,234$34,724,4342Sony / Columbia
4Men in Black II$8,476,863-42%3,542-99$2,393$173,380,0284Sony / Columbia
5K-19: The Widowmaker$7,264,765-43%2,8302$2,567$24,960,6842Paramount
6The Country Bears$5,309,386--2,553--$2,080$5,309,3861Disney
7Mr. Deeds$4,248,183-42%2,309-514$1,840$116,164,6265Sony / Columbia
8Reign of Fire$3,468,371-53%2,005-624$1,730$36,405,5723Disney
9Minority Report$3,124,728-30%1,365-307$2,289$123,417,4136Fox
10Lilo & Stitch$2,734,958-45%1,780-347$1,536$134,219,3786Disney