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, Jun. 20 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Jun. 20 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Get Smart$13,365,022--3,911--$3,417$13,365,0221Warner Bros.
2The Incredible Hulk$6,665,21759%3,5083$1,900$81,584,2492Universal
3Kung Fu Panda$6,264,07553%4,053-83$1,546$140,159,8053Paramount / DreamWorks
4The Love Guru$5,332,385--3,012--$1,770$5,332,3851Paramount
5The Happening$3,270,18865%2,9860$1,095$43,536,9522Fox
6Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull$2,350,53760%3,171-633$741$284,769,7455Paramount
7You Don't Mess with the Zohan$2,310,64722%3,278-188$705$79,164,6653Sony / Columbia
8Sex and the City$2,079,33830%2,442-713$851$127,998,6404Warner Bros. / New Line
9Iron Man$1,130,03152%1,912-491$591$301,917,4308Paramount
10The Strangers$686,61127%1,578-832$435$48,322,6164Universal / Rogue