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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. 4 - Sun, Feb. 6

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Boogeyman$19,021,003--3,052--$6,232$19,021,0031Sony / Screen Gems
2The Wedding Date$11,130,405--1,694--$6,570$11,130,4051Universal
3Are We There Yet?$10,614,187-35%2,79080$3,804$51,272,5993Sony / Columbia
4Hide and Seek$8,905,902-59%3,0050$2,964$35,715,4912Fox
5Million Dollar Baby$8,708,118-29%2,02515$4,300$34,634,2148Warner Bros.
6The Aviator (2004)$5,427,739-28%2,53027$2,145$75,916,7627Miramax
7Meet the Fockers$4,807,958-40%2,504-502$1,920$265,165,4807Universal
8Sideways$4,657,652-27%1,78692$2,608$46,668,02316Fox Searchlight
9Racing Stripes$4,281,646-35%3,003-182$1,426$40,373,6354Warner Bros.
10Coach Carter$4,233,418-47%2,5740$1,645$59,339,4654Paramount