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, Feb. 4 2011

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Feb. 4 2011LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Roommate$6,424,707--2,534--$2,535$6,424,7071Sony / Screen Gems
2Sanctum$3,567,360--2,787--$1,280$3,567,3601Universal
3No Strings Attached$2,944,117189%3,05028$965$46,331,9883Paramount
4The King's Speech$2,318,631146%2,58427$897$78,133,82211Weinstein Company
5The Rite$1,936,469157%2,9850$649$20,048,6922Warner Bros. / New Line
6The Mechanic$1,791,687135%2,7041$663$16,501,9532CBS Films
7The Green Hornet$1,765,816173%3,033-491$582$82,888,2094Sony / Columbia
8True Grit (2010)$1,444,377175%2,902-218$498$151,706,7797Paramount
9The Dilemma$1,132,525200%2,545-360$445$43,423,9954Universal
10Black Swan$1,070,534134%1,977-338$541$93,558,39110Fox Searchlight
11The Fighter$886,657170%1,662-252$533$80,449,2229Paramount
12Yogi Bear$441,812163%1,807-326$245$93,559,7598Warner Bros.
13Tangled$397,029130%1,369-220$290$190,619,70411Disney
14Little Fockers$379,555147%1,355-696$280$145,681,8607Universal
15TRON: Legacy$368,543105%1,040-465$354$167,762,7908Disney

Limited (100 — 999)

#TitleFri, Feb. 4 2011LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1127 Hours$453,506125%899-17$504$14,783,95514Fox Searchlight
2Blue Valentine (2010)$252,810127%45035$562$6,735,2156Weinstein Company
3From Prada to Nada$204,239217%2615$783$1,552,8102Lionsgate / Pantelion
4Country Strong$200,08485%948-339$211$19,400,2197Sony / Screen Gems
5Biutiful$186,896348%179120$1,044$968,1666Roadside Attractions
6The Company Men$168,370212%23120$729$1,918,3363Weinstein Company
7The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader$134,352125%514-218$261$102,165,3479Fox
8Gulliver's Travels (2010)$112,580119%495-158$227$41,250,6947Fox
9Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1$96,819119%365-100$265$292,484,65512Warner Bros.
10Megamind$95,567186%290-10$330$147,174,67114Paramount / DreamWorks
11Season of the Witch$78,93624%492-618$160$24,036,8655Relativity Media
12The Social Network$73,932122%294-73$251$96,227,27619Sony / Columbia
13The Tourist$53,161--231-197$230$66,740,8179Sony / Columbia
14The Way Back$45,240-19%145-450$312$2,436,1133Newmarket Films
15Unstoppable (2010)$40,562139%202-48$201$81,113,86613Fox
16Rabbit Hole$36,15283%1317$276$1,637,1708Lionsgate
17Burlesque$26,759--178-60$150$39,379,64611Sony / Screen Gems
18Fair Game (2010)$17,931652%149109$120$9,439,22914Summit

Platform (1 — 99)

#TitleFri, Feb. 4 2011LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hubble 3D$29,45445%485$614$21,140,08347Warner Bros. / IMAX
2Somewhere (2010)$18,42650%46-14$401$1,562,5797Focus
3Winter's Bone$9,948306%347$293$6,328,74035Roadside Attractions
4Faster (2010)$9,87178%87-27$113$23,202,13311CBS Films
5Love and Other Drugs$9,71117%46-71$211$32,313,17211Fox
6Dhobi Ghat (Mumbai Diaries)$7,77181%42-33$185$545,9443UTV Communications
7I Love You Phillip Morris$5,93020%39-10$152$1,904,99610Roadside Attractions
8The Heart Specialist$5,37221%56-63$96$1,083,3424Freestyle
9Waiting for Forever$2,786--3--$929$2,7861Freestyle
10Summer Wars$81728%41$204$74,9567GKIDS