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. 22 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jul. 22 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl$5,449,8332%3,35990$1,622$143,790,5872Disney
2Bad Boys II$5,353,585-11%3,186--$1,680$57,894,2531Sony / Columbia
3The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen$1,427,9744%3,0020$476$45,328,4302Fox
4Johnny English$1,397,15710%2,236--$625$11,805,3191Universal
5Finding Nemo$1,296,2759%2,480-163$523$306,281,6718Disney
6Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines$1,234,0657%3,404-100$363$130,281,7723Warner Bros.
7Legally Blonde 2: Red, White and Blonde$1,098,49712%3,205-170$343$77,535,0353MGM
8How to Deal$920,810-7%2,319--$397$7,722,6071New Line
9Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle$663,51116%2,261-941$293$90,470,9414Sony / Columbia
1028 Days Later$409,8894%1,310-86$313$34,201,8054Fox Searchlight