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 Sat, Apr. 28 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Apr. 28 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Disturbia$3,920,60020%3,04732$1,287$50,270,8653Paramount / DreamWorks
2Fracture$3,067,71647%2,4430$1,256$19,416,9562New Line
3The Invisible$3,060,4481%2,019--$1,516$6,084,5081Disney
4Next$2,950,89124%2,725--$1,083$5,329,8171Paramount
5Blades of Glory$2,335,43538%3,056-403$764$106,912,9725Paramount / DreamWorks
6Meet the Robinsons$2,223,29871%2,461-542$903$87,037,5625Disney
7Hot Fuzz$2,038,36130%1,272447$1,602$11,329,6372Rogue
8Vacancy$1,720,75523%2,5510$675$12,786,1522Sony / Screen Gems
9Are We Done Yet?$1,633,69484%2,701-243$605$42,935,8704Sony / Columbia
10The Condemned (2007)$1,480,60411%2,310--$641$2,813,6841Lionsgate