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, Nov. 27 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Nov. 27 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Casino Royale (2006)$1,733,894-72%3,4439$504$95,788,0542Sony / Columbia
2Happy Feet$1,354,558-83%3,8040$356$100,614,0032Warner Bros.
3Deja Vu (2006)$1,206,439-71%3,108--$388$29,856,6211Disney
4Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan$616,244-68%2,552-59$241$109,752,6634Fox
5Deck the Halls$394,095-83%3,205--$123$17,310,8481Fox
6The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause$315,404-84%3,043-316$104$67,387,3754Disney
7Bobby$300,380-72%1,6671665$180$6,402,0052MGM / Weinstein
8The Fountain$277,574-68%1,472--$189$5,736,3081Warner Bros.
9Stranger Than Fiction$266,481-74%2,258-12$118$32,770,1343Sony / Columbia
10Tenacious D in: The Pick of Destiny$252,341-64%1,919--$131$5,466,8331New Line