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 Tue, Jul. 3 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jul. 3 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1A.I. Artificial Intelligence$4,389,42817%3,242--$1,354$37,491,3061Warner Bros.
2The Fast and the Furious$3,131,1454%2,72395$1,150$84,008,5972Universal
3Dr. Dolittle 2$2,819,61122%3,0534$924$17,101,4972Fox
4Lara Croft, Tomb Raider$1,952,60822%3,34937$583$58,867,2273Paramount
5Shrek$1,699,25928%2,704-303$628$231,169,1047DreamWorks
6Atlantis: The Lost Empire$1,664,63216%3,030-41$549$30,227,7363Disney
7Baby Boy$1,101,1485%1,533--$718$5,232,1121Sony / Columbia
8Pearl Harbor$1,040,79346%2,305-363$452$181,492,6956Disney
9crazy/beautiful$941,648-1%1,601--$588$1,890,2671Disney
10Swordfish$827,31134%2,225-435$372$27,341,2254Warner Bros.