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'American Sniper' to Break Records with $105 Million Opening!

'American Sniper' to Break Records with $105 Million Opening!

American Sniper is set to make a whopping $105.2 million over the Martin Luther King Jr. weekend for the biggest winter opening of all time!

According to THR, the Clint Eastwood-directed war drama starring Bradley Cooper expanded nationwide after first debuting on Christmas Day in four theaters.

Coming at No. 2 is expected to be Kevin Hart‘s new comedy The Wedding Ringer, also starring Josh Gad and Kaley Cuoco, which should have a four-day debut of $25 million.

Not far behind will be Paddington, starring Nicole Kidman and Hugh Bonneville, which may even jump into the second spot with a $25 million opening.

Rounding out the top five should be Taken 3 and Selma, which will bring in $14 million and $9.8 million, respectively.

Meanwhile, Chris Hemsworth‘s Blackhat fell below expectations, coming in at No. 11 for the four-day weekend with $4.6 million.

WHAT DID YOU SEE at the movies this weekend?? Take our poll below!

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  • Debbie

    Liberal heads are exploding all over.

  • Violet

    Kevin Hart took a hit this weekend. Same time last year he opened with 41 million.

  • Lisa

    Just saw American Sniper this weekend and Bradley Cooper deserves the Oscar great performance amazing film proud of the people who serve our country.

  • Paul Ester

    I bet poor Debbie hates that she can’t legally go around shooting minorities.

  • Constance

    Ya’ll come on, MAN! No more Liberal or Conservative bs, please! LOL

  • dalovelee

    $$41 million is what world? some films open to $20 and that’s considered great. Chris Hemsworth opened at $4 mill.

  • Violet

    You misunderstood. Kevin Hart opened much lower than the same time last year. 41 million vs the 25 million brought in this weekend.

  • Jilli

    Won’t see it. I don’t watch any war movies, even the old ones that really don’t show much violence. Just not my type of movie.

  • 55vineyard

    Thanks, haven’t been to the movies in awhile (too many remakes and action and comic movies) but I’ll check this one out. Love just about anything Clint directs.

  • Jon M’Shulla

    Hobbit 3

  • Jon M’Shulla

    They are not for fish.

  • Jon M’Shulla

    And 108 Million for American Sniper

  • Gerard Missu


  • Gerard Missu

    Hobbit 3 is more realistic than American sniper

  • Gerard Missu

    he says he won’t play a gay character

  • Gerard Missu

    American sniper box office so far
    163 million

    Taxi To The Dark Side
    box office total 296 k