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, Jun. 26 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jun. 26 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Evan Almighty$3,694,401-6%3,604--$1,025$38,814,8921Universal
21408$2,393,643-14%2,678--$894$25,794,4671MGM / Weinstein
3Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer$2,209,087-7%3,9634$557$102,050,0122Fox
4Knocked Up$1,501,820-3%2,97568$505$112,373,3504Universal
5Ocean's Thirteen$1,371,358-4%3,450-115$397$93,877,2433Warner Bros.
6Surf's Up$1,051,3913%3,309-222$318$49,258,2363Sony / Columbia
7Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End$966,869-2%2,802-527$345$288,952,2215Disney
8Shrek the Third$834,0923%2,822-683$296$309,453,8686Paramount / DreamWorks
9Nancy Drew$808,6833%2,6120$310$17,661,4802Warner Bros.
10A Mighty Heart$417,8975%1,355--$308$4,765,3391Paramount Vantage