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 Tue, Mar. 13 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Mar. 13 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1300$6,515,002-14%3,103--$2,100$85,017,4101Warner Bros.
2Wild Hogs$2,018,3161%3,2969$612$81,036,8292Disney
3Bridge to Terabithia$709,8052%3,21051$221$68,338,7414Disney
4Zodiac$573,3031%2,37917$241$24,738,4402Paramount
5Ghost Rider$549,8983%3,347-261$164$105,099,0424Sony / Columbia
6The Number 23$383,235-1%2,489-270$154$31,012,2813New Line
7Music and Lyrics$353,6884%2,280-364$155$44,457,4934Warner Bros.
8Norbit$339,7311%2,505-322$136$88,969,3225Paramount / DreamWorks
9Amazing Grace$233,362-1%1,000209$233$11,871,4763IDP/Samuel Goldwyn
10Breach$210,9134%1,5057$140$29,433,5844Universal