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 Mon, Nov. 29 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Nov. 29 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1National Treasure$1,608,405-75%3,243226$496$88,878,6942Disney
2The Polar Express$936,470-78%3,6500$257$82,421,7493Warner Bros.
3Alexander$891,651-70%2,445--$365$22,728,8071Warner Bros.
4Christmas with the Kranks$777,307-81%3,393--$229$31,593,8981Sony / Columbia
5The Incredibles$740,018-84%3,453-230$214$215,035,0874Disney
6The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie$552,702-86%3,30795$167$59,344,9412Paramount
7Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason$359,830-72%2,47323$146$32,324,2303Universal
8Ray$201,322-74%1,499-528$134$65,327,7125Universal
9After the Sunset$183,345-72%2,309-510$79$24,512,1713New Line
10Saw$91,286-66%1,043-636$88$53,291,5675Lionsgate