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 Sun, Nov. 5 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Nov. 5 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Flushed Away$5,675,775-33%3,707--$1,531$18,814,4321Paramount / DreamWorks
2The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause$5,366,355-39%3,458--$1,552$19,503,2911Disney
3Saw III$3,301,786-48%3,1670$1,043$59,381,9082Lionsgate
4The Departed$1,803,401-50%2,785-166$648$102,006,9375Warner Bros.
5The Prestige$1,727,784-49%2,30524$750$39,138,0753Disney
6Flags of Our Fathers$1,087,467-46%2,375185$458$26,551,6973Paramount / DreamWorks
7Open Season (2006)$853,951-40%2,458-601$347$81,255,2356Sony / Columbia
8Man of the Year (2006)$764,143-56%2,388-238$320$33,849,7684Universal
9Flicka$727,029-41%2,314-563$314$17,603,2403Fox
10The Guardian (2006)$356,262-53%1,274-699$280$52,284,0376Disney