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, Apr. 10 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Apr. 10 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Blades of Glory$1,891,761-33%3,41038$555$72,602,4452Paramount / DreamWorks
2Meet the Robinsons$1,704,562-41%3,43522$496$56,525,4502Disney
3Are We Done Yet?$1,165,279-43%2,877--$405$21,737,2761Sony / Columbia
4Grindhouse$990,718-21%2,624--$378$13,848,4761Weinstein / Dimension
5The Reaping$772,492-25%2,603--$297$13,763,6641Warner Bros.
6300$731,757-25%2,674-330$274$195,115,0315Warner Bros.
7Wild Hogs$550,041-22%2,825-375$195$146,512,4436Disney
8Shooter$547,403-20%2,353-453$233$37,938,4083Paramount
9Firehouse Dog$448,396-38%2,860--$157$6,274,3311Fox
10TMNT$433,367-40%2,811-309$154$47,766,6873Warner Bros.