‘American Sniper’ Nabs Top Spot Again, Grossing $200 Million

January 25, 2015 Updated: July 18, 2015

On top for the second weekend, “American Sniper” grabbed $64 million at the box office for a total of $200 million domestic, according to Box Office Mojo.

“American Sniper,” nominated for six academy awards, showcases one of the most lethal American snipers in U.S. history, U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle played by Bradley Cooper

In its second week of wide release, this Clint Eastwood film portrays the real life mission of Kyle who had the heart to save numerous lives only to become a prime target of Iraqi rebels.

Kyle risked grave dangers to serve four tours in Iraq, but was assassinated back home in the states by a Marine with PTSD.

“The Boy Next Door” took second with $15 million. “Paddington” came in third with $12.3 million.