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 Wed, Jul. 12 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jul. 12 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest$14,154,577-10%4,133--$3,425$183,659,6041Disney
2Superman Returns$2,654,2381%4,0650$653$149,584,3032Warner Bros.
3The Devil Wears Prada$2,583,184-1%2,88235$896$70,641,0412Fox
4Click$1,812,5342%3,458-306$524$111,036,6573Sony / Columbia
5Cars$1,676,0805%3,379-327$496$210,590,6125Disney
6Nacho Libre$475,9825%2,262-820$210$75,170,9684Paramount
7The Lake House$447,0161%2,420-225$185$46,902,7414Warner Bros.
8The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift$317,001-3%1,868-802$170$58,380,9684Universal
9Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties$272,64715%1,288-862$212$25,446,0604Fox
10The Break-Up$252,6057%1,175-736$215$114,969,2786Universal