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 Fri, Jan. 25 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Jan. 25 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Meet the Spartans$6,877,364--2,605--$2,640$6,877,3641Fox
2Rambo$6,692,006--2,751--$2,433$6,692,0061Lionsgate
327 Dresses$4,236,652182%3,07417$1,378$35,983,0522Fox
4Cloverfield$4,079,677145%3,4110$1,196$55,673,6722Paramount
5Untraceable$3,719,642--2,368--$1,571$3,719,6421Sony / Screen Gems
6Juno$2,916,184185%2,426-108$1,202$92,780,7955Fox Searchlight
7The Bucket List$2,813,763153%2,9150$965$50,289,9153Warner Bros.
8Mad Money$1,285,913183%2,4700$521$11,960,9122Overture
9How She Move$1,244,210--1,531--$813$1,244,2101Paramount Vantage
10National Treasure: Book of Secrets$1,200,971177%2,154-809$558$201,958,5946Disney