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 Mon, Jul. 31 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jul. 31 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Miami Vice$3,049,787-59%3,021--$1,010$28,772,8701Universal
2Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest$2,603,216-58%3,834-299$679$361,089,9454Disney
3John Tucker Must Die$2,460,443-30%2,560--$961$16,737,2671Fox
4Monster House$1,624,865-54%3,5530$457$45,661,5832Sony / Columbia
5The Ant Bully$1,258,157-52%3,050--$413$9,691,7321Warner Bros.
6You, Me and Dupree$1,013,418-51%2,820-317$359$60,134,6183Universal
7Lady in the Water$977,470-53%3,2350$302$33,178,6552Warner Bros.
8The Devil Wears Prada$703,383-48%1,778-470$396$107,262,3265Fox
9Clerks II$685,860-47%2,1500$319$19,223,1302MGM / Weinstein
10Little Man$604,418-60%2,175-362$278$50,791,2653Sony / Columbia