'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 Fri, Jan. 13 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Jan. 13 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Glory Road$4,383,740--2,222--$1,973$4,383,7401Disney
2Last Holiday$3,699,883--2,514--$1,472$3,699,8831Paramount
4Hoodwinked$2,665,274--2,394--$1,113$2,665,2741The Weinstein Company
5Fun with Dick and Jane (2005)$2,509,596251%3,23957$775$86,410,1544Sony / Columbia
6Tristan and Isolde$2,483,717--1,845--$1,346$2,483,7171Fox
7The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe$2,333,640174%3,224-290$724$253,545,3096Disney
8King Kong (2005)$1,787,713177%2,814-668$635$197,254,1825Universal
10Memoirs of a Geisha$1,220,488103%1,65465$738$43,425,3954Sony / Columbia