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. 23 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Apr. 23 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Fracture$801,968-70%2,443--$328$11,817,7381New Line
2Disturbia$721,742-73%3,01590$239$40,926,1262Paramount / DreamWorks
3Vacancy$544,091-69%2,551--$213$8,147,6541Sony / Screen Gems
4Blades of Glory$474,289-73%3,459-8$137$101,426,9654Paramount / DreamWorks
5Meet the Robinsons$333,783-83%3,003-235$111$82,427,4224Disney
6Perfect Stranger$322,259-69%2,6610$121$18,395,5072Sony / Columbia
7In the Land of Women$291,116-69%2,155--$135$5,004,2781Warner Bros.
8300$211,850-67%1,508-632$140$204,859,3927Warner Bros.
9Are We Done Yet?$197,318-86%2,94467$67$39,768,0413Sony / Columbia
10Pathfinder$178,125-70%1,75636$101$8,396,4512Fox