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 Wed, Nov. 19 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Nov. 19 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World$1,665,094-12%3,101--$537$30,533,7201Fox
2Elf$1,334,957-14%3,38144$395$74,633,3512New Line
3The Matrix Revolutions$947,340-18%3,5020$271$117,423,9962Warner Bros.
4Love Actually$688,126-18%1,177601$585$21,046,7902Universal
5Brother Bear$481,762-4%3,0300$159$64,511,0333Disney
6Looney Tunes: Back in Action$332,315-9%2,903--$114$10,358,5891Warner Bros.
7Mystic River$248,015-6%1,550-31$160$46,305,8855Warner Bros.
8Scary Movie 3$236,413-12%2,960-328$80$103,106,8934Miramax / Dimension
9Radio$232,615-8%2,416-395$96$44,223,7994Sony / Columbia
10Runaway Jury$206,656-6%1,582-551$131$45,122,6865Fox