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.

Weekend Actuals (Domestic) Fri, Jan. 22 - Sun, Jan. 24

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Good Morning, Vietnam$10,806,276-8%1,194409$9,050$13,321,1225Disney
2Three Men and a Baby$6,036,498-24%1,8130$3,330$78,909,09410Disney
3Braddock: Missing in Action III$2,208,116--1,040--$2,123$2,208,1161Cannon
4Throw Momma From the Train$2,105,624-25%1,440-95$1,462$35,305,3397Orion
5The Couch Trip$2,089,062-38%1,331-1$1,570$5,440,9532Lorimar
6Return of the Living Dead Part II$1,833,879-50%1,452-15$1,263$5,481,1332Lorimar
7Fatal Attraction$1,766,311-14%1,021-33$1,730$100,786,69819Paramount
8Eddie Murphy Raw$1,723,972-38%1,053-168$1,637$32,534,3496Paramount
9*batteries not included$1,218,060-34%1,073-149$1,135$18,156,3606Universal
10Overboard$1,176,481-21%1,107111$1,063$14,020,7196MGM