Grosses

'Guardians of the Galaxy' Adds $1.5 Million; 'The November Man' Opens in Fifth PlaceAugust 28, 2014 07:05 AM

by Shawn Robbins

Guardians of the Galaxy retained first place on Wednesday with a gross of $1.51 million, off 42.5 percent from the same day last week. That brings the Disney/Marvel flick's domestic sum to $256.7 million and counting as it heads into Labor Day weekend. Guardians is now 12 percent ahead of the pace of Captain America: The Winter Soldier--which, along with The LEGO Movie's $257.75 million, it will overtake as the year's top grosser before the end of Friday--and just 2 percent behind the pace of 2008's original Iron Man.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles grabbed another $1.09 million yesterday for a 55 percent week-to-week drop. The reboot has earned $149.6 million domestically in its first 20 days, 21 percent more than 2009's G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra.

If I Stay added $1.04 million yesterday, giving it $19.5 million in the bank through 6 days of release. The drama is currently pacing 43 percent ahead of the 6-day take of The Host and 23 percent behind The Time Traveler's Wife.

Let's Be Cops brought in $0.88 million on Wednesday for a 50 percent week-to-week decline. The comedy's total haul stands at $48.3 million through 15 days, 28 percent less than Pineapple Express at the same point.

Relativity reports that The November Man posted $0.86 million in its first day of release Wednesday. By comparison, that's 49 percent behind the $1.67 million pre-Labor Day Wednesday bow of The American in 2010 and 11 percent behind the $0.97 million Wednesday opening of 2011's The Debt.

When the Game Stands Tall pulled $0.5 million yesterday to give it a 6-day cume of $10.1 million. The football drama is running 20 percent behind the pace of Draft Day.

Sin City: A Dame to Kill For took in $0.47 million yesterday, giving it a 6-day start of $8.2 million. Unfortunately, the sequel isn't finding its feet as it trails last year's Kick-Ass 2 by 53 percent through the same point.

Daily Domestic Gross Tue, Jun. 6 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jun. 6 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Omen (2006)$12,633,471--2,660--$4,749$12,633,4710Fox
2The Break-Up$3,990,6582%3,070--$1,300$47,077,6741Universal
3X-Men: The Last Stand$3,025,6763%3,71424$815$181,305,6552Fox
4Over the Hedge$1,904,55011%3,993-100$477$115,984,8533Paramount / DreamWorks
5The Da Vinci Code$1,845,08610%3,7573$491$175,490,4283Sony / Columbia
6Mission: Impossible III$505,86022%2,667-386$190$123,592,7935Paramount
7Poseidon$383,49018%2,421-824$158$52,475,3554Warner Bros.
8RV$328,84012%2,052-429$160$62,330,3326Sony / Columbia
9See No Evil$258,87227%1,083-187$239$12,867,2343Lionsgate