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 Sun, May. 6 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, May. 6 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Spider-Man 3$39,937,999-22%4,252--$9,393$151,115,7931Sony / Columbia
2Disturbia$1,349,912-42%3,13285$431$60,004,8674Paramount / DreamWorks
3Fracture$1,018,024-35%2,365-78$430$26,737,1703New Line
4Meet the Robinsons$813,935-29%2,107-354$386$91,929,3066Disney
5The Invisible$794,384-34%2,0190$393$12,482,4332Disney
6Next$779,092-30%2,7338$285$11,961,0692Paramount
7Hot Fuzz$664,168-23%1,266-6$525$16,317,3493Rogue
8Lucky You$652,105-37%2,525--$258$2,710,0571Warner Bros.
9Blades of Glory$603,102-36%2,113-943$285$111,737,1526Paramount / DreamWorks
10Are We Done Yet?$471,896-37%1,704-997$277$46,150,1735Sony / Columbia