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 Thu, Nov. 29 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Nov. 29 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone$2,073,4170%3,6720$565$196,029,6832Warner Bros.
2Spy Game$1,177,0821%2,7700$425$35,678,9661Universal
3Monsters, Inc.$631,3118%3,649188$173$194,917,9234Disney
4Black Knight$416,113-2%2,571129$162$17,261,7901Fox
5Shallow Hal$382,7961%2,643-156$145$56,577,3323Fox
6Out Cold (2001)$195,4951%2,0110$97$7,567,9091Disney
7The One (2001)$98,0493%1,7270$57$42,298,8464Sony / Columbia
8K-PAX$81,6868%1,256-1069$65$48,578,4355Universal