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 Mon, Jun. 23 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jun. 23 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Get Smart$5,119,749-53%3,911--$1,309$43,803,5991Warner Bros.
2Kung Fu Panda$3,030,868-57%4,053-83$748$158,860,9093Paramount / DreamWorks
3The Incredible Hulk$2,649,263-62%3,5083$755$99,703,9432Universal
4The Love Guru$1,789,596-53%3,012--$594$15,697,2971Paramount
5The Happening$1,297,942-60%2,9860$435$52,046,9982Fox
6Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull$1,027,697-61%3,171-633$324$291,988,1385Paramount
7You Don't Mess with the Zohan$1,011,932-55%3,278-188$309$85,319,3103Sony / Columbia
8Sex and the City$931,278-53%2,442-713$381$133,382,8884Warner Bros. / New Line
9Iron Man$552,811-56%1,912-491$289$305,369,3148Paramount
10The Strangers$307,010-50%1,578-832$195$50,065,3724Universal / Rogue