'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 Sun, Jul. 30 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Jul. 30 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Miami Vice$7,522,219-18%3,021--$2,490$25,723,0831Universal
2Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest$6,251,991-25%3,834-299$1,631$358,486,7294Disney
3Monster House$3,570,701-21%3,5530$1,005$44,036,7182Sony / Columbia
4John Tucker Must Die$3,538,769-23%2,560--$1,382$14,276,8241Fox
5The Ant Bully$2,633,848-17%3,050--$864$8,433,5751Warner Bros.
6Lady in the Water$2,095,668-23%3,2350$648$32,201,1852Warner Bros.
7You, Me and Dupree$2,072,152-25%2,820-317$735$59,121,2003Universal
8Little Man$1,528,288-25%2,175-362$703$50,186,8473Sony / Columbia
9The Devil Wears Prada$1,360,327-27%1,778-470$765$106,558,9435Fox
10Clerks II$1,295,075-11%2,1500$602$18,537,2702MGM / Weinstein