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, Apr. 16 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Apr. 16 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Disturbia$1,398,109-69%2,925--$478$23,621,7981Paramount / DreamWorks
2Blades of Glory$919,681-73%3,46757$265$90,876,4683Paramount / DreamWorks
3Perfect Stranger$737,051-72%2,661--$277$11,943,4351Sony / Columbia
4Meet the Robinsons$736,885-81%3,238-197$228$73,109,1103Disney
5Are We Done Yet?$433,942-82%2,8770$151$33,189,6642Sony / Columbia
6Grindhouse$431,877-65%2,6295$164$20,224,1822Weinstein / Dimension
7Pathfinder$425,763-70%1,720--$248$5,426,3641Fox
8300$387,035-69%2,140-534$181$201,354,1756Warner Bros.
9The Reaping$366,568-70%2,6030$141$20,132,3272Warner Bros.
10Shooter$266,764-68%1,907-446$140$42,359,1784Paramount