American Sniper Breaking January Box Office Records?

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Coming Soon reports the much talked about American Sniper is expected to get the highest January opening ever. After opening in only four theaters on Christmas Day, American Sniper expanded into 3,555 theaters and earned $30.5 million Friday (including Thursday previews). This is a record for January, passing the $17 million earned by Cloverfield. It also has the biggest single day in January ever, beating James Cameron’s Avatar‘s $25.8 million on January 2, 2010.