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 Wed, Jun. 13 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jun. 13 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Ocean's Thirteen$3,442,710-9%3,565--$966$47,502,3061Warner Bros.
2Knocked Up$2,445,608-4%2,8765$850$73,560,3432Universal
3Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End$2,010,863-3%4,002-360$502$259,698,1973Disney
4Surf's Up$1,943,6191%3,528--$551$23,366,2071Sony / Columbia
5Shrek the Third$1,703,9731%3,925-184$434$286,488,4264Paramount / DreamWorks
6Hostel Part II$679,783-13%2,350--$289$10,576,5391Lionsgate
7Mr. Brooks$511,4870%2,4530$209$20,133,0482MGM
8Spider-Man 3$482,3912%2,570-832$188$327,007,3686Sony / Columbia
9Gracie$79,6274%1,093-71$73$2,680,2002Picturehouse