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.

Daily Domestic Gross Sun, Oct. 31 1999

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Oct. 31 1999LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1House on Haunted Hill (1999)$4,402,416-28%2,710--$1,625$15,947,2291Warner Bros.
2The Best Man$1,618,329-43%1,348--$1,201$8,832,7352Universal
3Double Jeopardy$1,090,862-59%2,986-16$365$97,983,5176Paramount
4Music of the Heart$910,293-46%1,349--$675$3,706,4891Miramax
5Fight Club$900,120-27%1,943-23$463$27,661,7483Fox
6American Beauty$885,838-48%1,52869$580$53,927,0507DreamWorks
7Bringing Out the Dead$864,260-42%1,947--$444$5,308,6232Paramount
8The Sixth Sense$709,395-53%2,051-140$346$258,820,09013Disney
9The Story of Us$663,924-50%2,1759$305$22,220,4993Universal
10Bats$581,375-35%2,540--$229$3,094,9442Destination