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, Jul. 13 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Jul. 13 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest$12,358,111-13%4,133--$2,990$196,017,7151Disney
2The Devil Wears Prada$2,461,381-5%2,88235$854$73,102,4222Fox
3Superman Returns$2,447,574-8%4,0650$602$152,031,8772Warner Bros.
4Click$1,666,599-8%3,458-306$482$112,703,2563Sony / Columbia
5Cars$1,565,474-7%3,379-327$463$212,156,0865Disney
6Nacho Libre$447,849-6%2,262-820$198$75,618,8174Paramount
7The Lake House$433,114-3%2,420-225$179$47,335,8554Warner Bros.
8The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift$307,841-3%1,868-802$165$58,688,8094Universal
9Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties$234,562-14%1,288-862$182$25,680,6224Fox
10The Break-Up$234,096-7%1,175-736$199$115,203,3746Universal