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, Mar. 14 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Mar. 14 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Alice in Wonderland (2010)$18,535,803-31%3,7280$4,972$209,339,4322Disney
2Green Zone$3,588,585-37%3,003--$1,195$14,309,2951Universal
3She's Out of My League$2,697,188-28%2,956--$912$9,775,2781Paramount
4Shutter Island$2,194,216-38%3,356178$654$108,011,6454Paramount
5Our Family Wedding$2,021,710-35%1,605--$1,260$7,629,8621Fox Searchlight
6Avatar$1,940,729-33%1,718-445$1,130$730,631,30913Fox
7Remember Me$1,649,995-43%2,212--$746$8,089,1391Summit
8Brooklyn's Finest$1,267,926-30%1,9393$654$21,533,4042Overture
9Cop Out$1,157,366-37%2,882-268$402$39,480,7343Warner Bros.
10The Crazies$971,048-37%2,359-120$412$33,389,3083Overture