Grosses

'American Sniper' Adds $3.8 Million on Wednesday; 'The Boy Next Door' Takes $0.84 MillionJanuary 29, 2015 06:25 AM

by BoxOffice Staff

Warner Bros. reports that American Sniper added another $3.8 million to its haul on Wednesday, down 49 percent from the same day last week. The biopic has earned $213.4 million domestically to-date, putting it just 2.5 percent behind the pace of 2004's The Passion of the Christ. BoxOffice is forecasting a third consecutive weekend victory for the film over the upcoming Super Bowl weekend.

The Boy Next Door took in $0.84 million yesterday, giving it a 6-day total of $17.8 million. That puts it 19.5 percent ahead of star Jennifer Lopez's The Back-Up Plan.

The Wedding Ringer claimed third place on Wednesday with $0.72 million, down 38 percent from the same day last week. The Kevin Hart-led comedy as brought in $41.8 million through its first 13 days of release.

Oscar contender The Imitation Game was up 3 percent from last Wednesday to $0.55 million yesterday. Its domestic total now stands at $62.2 million.

Paddington capped off the top five with $0.45 million, a healthy 20 percent drop from last week. The well-received animated adaptation has gathered $41.6 million at the domestic box office thus far.

Meanwhile, Mortdecai added $0.28 million yesterday -- giving it a six-day cume of $5.16 million. Strange Magic now stands at $6.25 million through six days with its $0.21 million Wednesday take.

Daily Domestic Gross Mon, Jun. 25 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jun. 25 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Fast and the Furious$5,203,226-53%2,628--$1,980$45,290,7901Universal
2Dr. Dolittle 2$2,600,592--3,049--$853$3,990,0331Fox
3Lara Croft, Tomb Raider$2,012,599--3,312--$608$49,750,2732Paramount
4Atlantis: The Lost Empire$1,511,413--3,071--$492$22,182,5292Disney
5Shrek$1,200,809-59%3,007-310$399$216,432,5866DreamWorks
6Swordfish$821,748--2,660--$309$23,454,9423Warner Bros.
7Pearl Harbor$770,096-58%2,668-472$289$172,663,1525Disney
8Moulin Rouge!$501,257-51%1,585-499$316$43,936,6984Fox
9Evolution$417,917-54%2,258-355$185$32,739,0683DreamWorks
10The Animal$327,938--2,228--$147$16,581,0954Sony / Columbia