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, Apr. 5 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Apr. 5 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Blades of Glory$4,071,11235%3,372--$1,207$45,382,4281Paramount / DreamWorks
2Meet the Robinsons$3,170,62724%3,413--$929$35,233,4061Disney
3Are We Done Yet?$2,241,32911%2,877--$779$4,253,9700Sony / Columbia
4The Reaping$1,933,129--2,501--$773$1,933,1290Warner Bros.
5300$1,544,08319%3,004-276$514$185,035,3774Warner Bros.
6TMNT$965,41822%3,12010$309$41,784,9672Warner Bros.
7Wild Hogs$932,00226%2,945-456$316$138,617,3325Disney
8Shooter$922,01510%2,8060$329$30,854,2502Paramount
9Firehouse Dog$660,12510%2,566--$257$1,262,8450Fox
10Premonition$581,05322%2,043-788$284$41,422,4073Sony / Columbia