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, Jul. 1 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jul. 1 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Mr. Deeds$5,416,221-46%3,231--$1,676$42,579,0561Sony / Columbia
2Lilo & Stitch$3,502,316-46%3,22231$1,087$80,586,6492Disney
3Minority Report$2,774,616-58%3,0010$925$76,199,9922Fox
4Scooby-Doo$1,804,860-51%3,4470$524$125,753,2693Warner Bros.
5The Bourne Identity$1,518,621-55%2,66320$570$74,419,4703Universal
6Hey Arnold! The Movie$947,820-37%2,527--$375$6,655,0221Paramount
7Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood$732,129-39%2,167-143$338$55,762,7244Warner Bros.
8Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones$654,626-47%1,801-306$363$286,907,3597Fox
9The Sum of All Fears$583,523-57%2,486-551$235$105,954,4775Paramount
10Spider-Man$496,236-49%1,810-468$274$396,369,7079Sony / Columbia