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, Nov. 11 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Nov. 11 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Bee Movie$8,018,432-29%3,94416$2,033$71,780,3992Paramount / DreamWorks
2American Gangster$6,638,184-35%3,0595$2,170$80,389,6572Universal
3Fred Claus$5,405,238-31%3,603--$1,500$18,516,9431Warner Bros.
4Lions for Lambs$1,748,667-36%2,215--$789$6,703,1941MGM / United Artists
5Dan in Real Life$1,565,988-40%1,94116$807$30,808,0143Disney
6Saw IV$1,319,891-37%2,904-279$455$58,027,8633Lionsgate
7The Game Plan$668,545-41%2,161-683$309$85,466,5277Disney
830 Days of Night$647,272-28%1,696-931$382$37,429,4154Sony / Columbia
9P2$581,997-30%2,131--$273$2,083,8531Summit Entertainment
10Martian Child$529,182-32%2,0200$262$6,112,5082New Line