Grosses

'No Good Deed' Easily Maintains First Place on Wednesday with $1.18 MillionSeptember 18, 2014 07:05 AM

by Shawn Robbins

Sony reports that No Good Deed took in $1.18 million on Wednesday, off 35 percent rfom the day prior. That gives the thriller a 6-day haul of $28.9 million, an impressive start for the pic which is running 7 percent ahead of the pace of Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself and 37 percent ahead of The Call.

Guardians of the Galaxy posted another $0.59 million yesterday for a 19.5 percent drop from last Wednesday. The Disney/Marvel blockbuster continues to show aggressive staying power in the post-summer market as its domestic tally has now reached $307.9 million. The film is running 3 percent ahead of the pace of the original Iron Man.

Warner Bros.' Dolphin Tale 2 grabbed $0.51 million yesterday as it was off 28 percent from Tuesday. The family-driven sequel has earned $17.6 million in its first six days, 18.5 percent less than its 2011 predecessor.

Fox Searchlight's The Drop continues to impress in limited release. The Tom Hardy/James Gandolfini thriller added $0.37 million from 809 locations yesterday for a strong $453 per-theater average. With $5.35 million in the bank through six days of release, the film will expand into wider release starting this weekend.

Rounding out the top five, Let's Be Cops grossed $0.35 million for a 21 percent week-to-week drop. The comedy has certainly found its audience since opening in August, ringing up $74.2 million to-date.

Weekend Actuals (Domestic) Fri, Nov. 19 - Sun, Nov. 21

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The World Is Not Enough$35,519,007--3,163--$11,230$35,519,0071MGM
2Sleepy Hollow$30,060,467--3,064--$9,811$30,060,4671Paramount
3Pokemon: The First Movie$12,502,869-60%3,0430$4,109$67,439,8972Warner Bros.
4The Bone Collector$6,531,270-46%2,62329$2,490$45,393,9833Universal
5Dogma$4,082,765-53%1,28718$3,172$15,351,1042Lionsgate
6Anywhere But Here$3,249,861-42%1,6819$1,933$10,142,3062Fox
7The Insider$2,829,625-44%1,84411$1,535$18,251,1103Disney
8The Bachelor$2,430,414-48%2,337-187$1,040$17,713,0023New Line
9The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc$2,275,613-64%2,1470$1,060$11,339,5722Sony / Columbia
10The Sixth Sense$1,615,192-37%1,219-199$1,325$268,876,81016Disney