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. 22 1999

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Nov. 22 1999LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The World Is Not Enough$2,601,578-70%3,163--$823$37,720,8121MGM
2Sleepy Hollow$2,086,364-71%3,064--$681$31,305,1121Paramount
3Pokemon: The First Movie$577,607-86%3,0430$190$68,092,6512Warner Bros.
4The Bone Collector$485,038-70%2,62329$185$45,892,6063Universal
5Dogma$355,814-66%1,28718$276$15,783,7802Lionsgate
6Anywhere But Here$217,653-72%1,6819$129$10,350,5512Fox
7The Insider$204,245-70%1,84411$111$18,522,1083Disney
8The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc$201,978-67%2,1470$94$11,597,5382Sony / Columbia
9The Bachelor$167,553-69%2,337-187$72$17,830,7093New Line
10The Sixth Sense$113,920-66%1,219-199$93$268,997,74316Disney