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, Jun. 25 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jun. 25 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Lilo & Stitch$5,117,5560%3,191--$1,604$45,485,3711Disney
2Minority Report$4,291,064-5%3,001--$1,430$44,475,8481Fox
3Scooby-Doo$2,847,0203%3,4470$826$105,935,4352Warner Bros.
4The Bourne Identity$1,876,2974%2,6435$710$58,070,6902Universal
5Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood$1,203,83518%2,310-197$521$48,934,6973Warner Bros.
6The Sum of All Fears$831,4155%3,037-193$274$98,916,2784Paramount
7Windtalkers$819,79211%2,8980$283$28,087,0422MGM
8Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones$702,3276%2,107-294$333$281,190,5556Fox
9Spider-Man$603,9479%2,278-424$265$391,537,0648Sony / Columbia
10Juwanna Mann$501,845-13%1,325--$379$6,555,6341Warner Bros.