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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, Jun. 23 - Sun, Jun. 25

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Click$40,011,111--3,749--$10,672$40,011,1111Sony / Columbia
2Cars$23,284,564-31%3,949-39$5,896$156,661,2463Disney
3Nacho Libre$12,699,772-55%3,08313$4,119$53,221,7462Paramount
4The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift$9,802,516-59%3,0303$3,235$43,146,2702Universal
5Waist Deep$9,404,180--1,004--$9,367$9,404,1801Rogue
6The Lake House$8,833,046-35%2,6450$3,340$29,778,0592Warner Bros.
7The Break-Up$6,596,068-33%2,906-240$2,270$104,235,6384Universal
8Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties$5,210,132-29%2,98135$1,748$16,484,0422Fox
9X-Men: The Last Stand$4,841,016-38%2,408-404$2,010$224,503,5715Fox
10The Da Vinci Code$4,050,663-23%1,911-502$2,120$205,591,0496Sony / Columbia