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 Mon, Nov. 1 1999

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Nov. 1 1999LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1House on Haunted Hill (1999)$1,225,372-72%2,710--$452$17,172,6011Warner Bros.
2The Best Man$505,354-69%1,3482$375$9,338,0892Universal
3Fight Club$419,120-53%1,943-23$216$28,080,8683Fox
4Double Jeopardy$355,066-67%2,986-16$119$98,338,5836Paramount
5American Beauty$317,747-64%1,52869$208$54,244,7977DreamWorks
6Bringing Out the Dead$312,751-64%1,94711$161$5,621,3742Paramount
7Music of the Heart$288,377-68%1,349--$214$3,994,8661Miramax
8The Story of Us$250,421-62%2,1759$115$22,470,9203Universal
9The Sixth Sense$246,214-65%2,051-140$120$259,066,30413Disney
10Three to Tango$201,731-58%2,2340$90$7,897,6162Warner Bros.