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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.

 

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Incredible Hulk$55,414,060--3,505--$15,810$55,414,0601Universal
2Kung Fu Panda$33,613,178-44%4,13622$8,127$117,290,3272Paramount / DreamWorks
3The Happening$30,515,876--2,986--$10,220$30,515,8761Fox
4You Don't Mess with the Zohan$16,369,793-58%3,4664$4,723$68,760,4752Sony / Columbia
5Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull$14,741,551-35%3,804-386$3,875$276,522,5514Paramount
6Sex and the City$9,787,000-54%3,155-170$3,102$119,519,9703Warner Bros. / New Line
7Iron Man$5,622,298-25%2,403-528$2,340$297,920,0457Paramount
8The Strangers$4,024,445-55%2,410-67$1,670$45,285,6613Universal / Rogue
9The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian$3,164,940-44%2,308-757$1,371$131,903,7645Disney
10What Happens in Vegas$1,667,312-52%1,422-944$1,173$75,754,1466Fox