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 Tue, Nov. 26 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Nov. 26 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Die Another Day$4,602,88827%3,314--$1,389$55,310,8811MGM
2Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets$3,487,23836%3,6820$947$154,409,0192Warner Bros.
3The Santa Clause 2$1,059,72851%3,251-95$326$96,707,8464Disney
48 Mile$840,98433%2,58589$325$99,056,7523Universal
5The Ring$822,59953%2,628-254$313$112,203,3736DreamWorks
6Friday After Next$790,0231%1,616--$489$14,576,8341New Line
7My Big Fat Greek Wedding$387,68643%1,585-227$245$191,784,56132IFC Films
8Half Past Dead$269,77831%2,1130$128$12,977,2392Sony / Columbia
9jackass: the movie$203,87834%1,522-891$134$62,407,9895Paramount
10I Spy$101,92840%1,535-1076$66$32,820,0974Sony / Columbia