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 Thu, Jun. 13 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Jun. 13 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood$2,282,6460%2,507--$911$25,126,2651Warner Bros.
2The Sum of All Fears$2,138,6476%3,21835$665$71,014,8972Paramount
3Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones$1,574,5855%3,1610$498$261,312,3934Fox
4Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron$1,293,2528%3,3620$385$58,274,3723DreamWorks
5Spider-Man$1,191,4636%3,235-411$368$375,019,3036Sony / Columbia
6Bad Company (2002)$1,143,6796%2,944--$388$15,711,9781Disney
7Undercover Brother$846,59711%2,1692$390$26,930,9562Universal
8Insomnia (2002)$715,6812%2,458-152$291$54,900,3873Warner Bros.
9Enough$403,30439%2,388-235$169$35,366,0763Sony / Columbia
10About a Boy$356,0453%1,618-138$220$33,811,4554Universal