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, Nov. 3 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Nov. 3 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Santa Clause 2$8,580,169-34%3,350--$2,561$29,008,0051Disney
2The Ring$4,351,303-45%2,808174$1,550$64,546,4573DreamWorks
3I Spy$3,072,783-45%3,182--$966$12,752,7961Sony / Columbia
4jackass: the movie$3,062,233-43%2,53021$1,210$42,094,6512Paramount
5Ghost Ship$1,698,500-43%2,7870$609$21,350,8622Warner Bros.
6My Big Fat Greek Wedding$1,325,882-51%1,97710$671$171,834,13929IFC Films
7Sweet Home Alabama$1,046,033-52%2,441-741$429$113,446,5256Disney
8Punch-Drunk Love$897,575-50%1,252771$717$10,859,8234Sony / Columbia
9Red Dragon$652,221-49%1,949-937$335$89,043,6135Universal
10Tuck Everlasting$391,811-39%1,237-223$317$16,094,4184Disney