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. 21 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Nov. 21 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets$3,678,601-9%3,682--$999$106,132,7781Warner Bros.
28 Mile$1,023,7311%2,49626$410$88,960,6932Universal
3The Ring$686,79115%2,882-45$238$103,282,0795DreamWorks
4The Santa Clause 2$590,92111%3,346-6$177$84,735,5263Disney
5My Big Fat Greek Wedding$350,46819%1,812-163$193$187,470,13331IFC Films
6Half Past Dead$343,514-1%2,113--$163$9,375,7031Sony / Columbia
7jackass: the movie$254,1900%2,413-119$105$60,440,8164Paramount
8I Spy$213,2992%2,611-571$82$31,601,8103Sony / Columbia
9Sweet Home Alabama$130,05711%1,469-535$89$122,364,3798Disney
10Femme Fatale$107,750-2%1,0660$101$6,145,0382Warner Bros.