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, Apr. 5 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Apr. 5 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Clash of the Titans (2010)$6,393,396-54%3,777--$1,693$70,283,5061Warner Bros.
2How to Train Your Dragon$5,286,039-23%4,0605$1,302$97,421,9552Paramount / DreamWorks
3Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married Too?$2,963,021-55%2,155--$1,375$32,252,5581Lionsgate
4The Last Song$2,338,167-19%2,673--$875$27,733,2081Disney
5Alice in Wonderland (2010)$1,231,848-40%2,980-404$413$310,965,6015Disney
6Diary of a Wimpy Kid$1,183,70114%2,842-241$417$47,195,3513Fox
7Hot Tub Time Machine$944,687-56%2,77117$341$28,857,7212MGM
8The Bounty Hunter$762,331-45%3,11844$244$49,611,6313Sony / Columbia
9She's Out of My League$203,321-48%1,390-1042$146$28,916,2954Paramount
10Shutter Island$184,289-50%1,356-767$136$123,625,2267Paramount