Clint Eastwood’s acclaimed Chris Kyle biopic American Sniper has grabbed the top spot at the box office again this past weekend, the third week in a row.
The film, in which Bradley Cooper portrays the late Navy SEAL, pulled in over $31 million over the Super Bowl weekend for a total box office haul of $249 million.
Eastwood’s film has now become the most successful war movie in history, passing Steven Spielberg’s Saving Private Ryan.
Family film Paddington clings on to the number two spot for a third week, while time travel movie Project Almanac debuts at three .
Kevin Costner’s new race drama Black or White and Jennifer Lopez’s thriller The Boy Next Door round out the new top five.