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. 17 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Nov. 17 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Chicken Little$935,0441%3,6584$256$84,380,5212Disney
2Derailed$703,659-9%2,443--$288$15,310,0941The Weinstein Company
3Jarhead$674,656-8%2,44837$276$49,527,9422Universal
4Get Rich or Die Tryin'$484,487-9%1,6520$293$20,128,1481Paramount
5Saw II$482,557-4%2,9490$164$75,957,8123Lionsgate
6Zathura$397,741-3%3,223--$123$15,183,7471Sony / Columbia
7The Legend of Zorro$286,297-1%3,053-467$94$40,485,2873Sony / Columbia
8Prime$222,306-8%1,781-56$125$19,836,4233Universal
9Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story$173,2430%2,735118$63$29,540,5394DreamWorks
10The Weather Man$123,225-7%1,250-260$99$11,892,7933Paramount