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 Tue, Jun. 13 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jun. 13 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Cars$5,743,830-10%3,985--$1,441$72,269,4551Disney
2The Break-Up$2,199,283-3%3,0755$715$78,386,7202Universal
3X-Men: The Last Stand$1,534,076-8%3,680-34$417$205,445,6823Fox
4The Omen (2006)$1,325,059-18%2,72363$487$39,251,2701Fox
5Over the Hedge$1,120,800-1%3,527-466$318$132,473,9664Paramount / DreamWorks
6The Da Vinci Code$1,095,888-1%3,319-438$330$191,381,1854Sony / Columbia
7Mission: Impossible III$332,636-2%1,908-759$174$128,164,1346Paramount
8RV$254,5748%1,622-430$157$65,408,2337Sony / Columbia
9Poseidon$238,557-1%1,724-697$138$55,414,9195Warner Bros.