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 Thu, Mar. 23 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Mar. 23 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1V for Vendetta$1,890,771-2%3,365--$562$33,868,9591Warner Bros.
2Failure to Launch$1,290,28810%3,11760$414$53,077,8902Paramount
3The Shaggy Dog (2006)$816,08312%3,5010$233$38,787,8572Disney
4She's the Man$615,85616%2,623--$235$13,049,6441Paramount / DreamWorks
5The Hills Have Eyes (2006)$604,5470%2,6211$231$31,331,5522Fox Searchlight
616 Blocks$422,5882%2,666-40$159$31,845,1963Warner Bros.
7Eight Below$362,3059%2,603-367$139$74,422,8675Disney
8The Pink Panther (2006)$191,82710%1,852-450$104$79,292,6166Sony / Columbia
9Tyler Perry's Madea's Family Reunion$169,3838%1,403-409$121$60,704,4094Lionsgate
10Aquamarine$131,7424%1,869-669$70$16,297,3293Fox