'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, Jan. 15 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Jan. 15 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hoodwinked$4,328,248-20%2,394--$1,808$12,401,5741The Weinstein Company
2Glory Road$3,876,248-27%2,222--$1,744$13,595,1071Disney
3Last Holiday$3,828,251-27%2,514--$1,523$12,806,7621Paramount
4The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe$3,342,102-24%3,224-290$1,037$261,270,9856Disney
6Fun with Dick and Jane (2005)$2,564,445-30%3,23957$792$92,634,1824Sony / Columbia
7King Kong (2005)$2,490,001-23%2,814-668$885$202,994,2045Universal
8Tristan and Isolde$1,736,828-27%1,845--$941$6,583,6851Fox
9Cheaper by the Dozen 2$1,672,519-27%2,773-335$603$73,013,9524Fox