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. 24 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Apr. 24 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Fracture$864,1788%2,443--$354$12,681,9161New Line
2Disturbia$702,269-3%3,01590$233$41,628,3952Paramount / DreamWorks
3Vacancy$526,075-3%2,551--$206$8,673,7291Sony / Screen Gems
4Blades of Glory$481,6772%3,459-8$139$101,908,6424Paramount / DreamWorks
5Perfect Stranger$342,2496%2,6610$129$18,737,7562Sony / Columbia
6Meet the Robinsons$320,084-4%3,003-235$107$82,747,5064Disney
7In the Land of Women$306,7435%2,155--$142$5,311,0211Warner Bros.
8300$212,1000%1,508-632$141$205,071,4927Warner Bros.
9Are We Done Yet?$202,4013%2,94467$69$39,970,4423Sony / Columbia
10Wild Hogs$176,59513%2,001-428$88$156,494,6298Disney