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 Fri, Jun. 30 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Jun. 30 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Superman Returns$16,318,64548%4,065--$4,014$48,378,4921Warner Bros.
2The Devil Wears Prada$9,413,338--2,847--$3,306$9,413,3381Fox
3Click$6,218,85659%3,76415$1,652$64,735,4412Sony / Columbia
4Cars$4,065,84653%3,706-243$1,097$172,083,7754Disney
5Nacho Libre$1,886,49360%3,082-1$612$60,661,4283Paramount
6The Lake House$1,502,97142%2,6450$568$35,732,8343Warner Bros.
7The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift$1,375,16363%2,670-360$515$48,611,9363Universal
8Waist Deep$1,003,292105%1,0062$997$12,865,0532Rogue
9The Break-Up$859,36233%1,911-995$450$108,097,3305Universal
10Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties$651,1831%2,150-831$303$20,166,2633Fox