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 Sun, Jun. 22 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Jun. 22 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hulk$16,305,925-24%3,660--$4,455$62,129,8001Universal
2Finding Nemo$6,598,690-20%3,404-21$1,939$228,553,3544Disney
32 Fast 2 Furious$3,045,871-30%3,140-278$970$102,889,1143Universal
4Bruce Almighty$2,659,892-34%3,074-403$865$210,546,9625Universal
5The Italian Job$2,102,041-28%2,095-602$1,003$67,637,3824Paramount
6Rugrats Go Wild$2,077,649-25%3,0410$683$23,798,7002Paramount
7Hollywood Homicide$1,635,352-32%2,8400$576$21,562,2212Sony / Columbia
8Alex & Emma$1,511,412-34%2,310--$654$6,111,2931Warner Bros.
9Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd$1,255,621-19%2,6090$481$20,021,9632New Line
10The Matrix Reloaded$1,210,040-26%1,850-500$654$264,405,0656Warner Bros.