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. 11 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Nov. 11 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Incredibles$11,011,594144%3,933--$2,800$93,004,2291Disney
2The Polar Express$4,737,21484%3,650--$1,298$7,305,7200Warner Bros.
3Ray$1,625,25261%2,463457$660$44,110,7972Universal
4The Grudge$1,308,59045%3,127-221$418$92,238,2653Sony / Columbia
5Saw$1,207,72319%2,467152$490$39,315,9922Lionsgate
6Shall We Dance (2004)$894,55246%2,54266$352$44,657,1804Miramax
7Shark Tale$814,636261%2,817-564$289$155,432,0566DreamWorks
8Alfie$632,62318%2,215--$286$8,362,6281Paramount
9Ladder 49$303,37750%1,178-1204$258$70,833,6816Disney
10Friday Night Lights$273,01454%1,484-1520$184$58,036,0785Universal