'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 Wed, Jun. 7 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jun. 7 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Omen (2006)$4,583,799-64%2,660--$1,723$17,217,2700Fox
2The Break-Up$3,375,731-15%3,070--$1,100$50,453,4051Universal
3X-Men: The Last Stand$2,471,862-18%3,71424$666$183,777,5172Fox
4Over the Hedge$1,983,3644%3,993-100$497$117,968,2173Paramount / DreamWorks
5The Da Vinci Code$1,643,609-11%3,7573$437$177,134,0373Sony / Columbia
6Mission: Impossible III$439,603-13%2,667-386$165$124,032,3965Paramount
7RV$332,2671%2,052-429$162$62,662,5996Sony / Columbia
8Poseidon$309,835-19%2,421-824$128$52,785,1904Warner Bros.
9See No Evil$126,679-51%1,083-187$117$12,993,9133Lionsgate