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 Sat, Jul. 24 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Jul. 24 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Bourne Supremacy$19,542,1056%3,165--$6,174$37,979,0981Universal
2I, Robot$8,707,65526%3,4200$2,546$89,005,0862Fox
3Catwoman$6,227,0252%3,117--$1,998$12,319,2301Warner Bros.
4Spider-Man 2$6,165,02838%3,753-305$1,643$324,083,6374Sony / Columbia
5A Cinderella Story$2,930,2347%2,6250$1,116$27,454,4402Warner Bros.
6Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy$2,702,44418%2,936-168$920$69,079,2953DreamWorks
7Fahrenheit 9/11$1,916,33438%1,855-149$1,033$101,686,2015Lionsgate
8The Notebook (2004)$1,588,52511%2,003-86$793$61,076,9645New Line
9King Arthur (2004)$1,180,95629%2,104-982$561$44,231,5473Disney
10Shrek 2$931,52841%1,559-298$598$428,721,37610DreamWorks