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, Mar. 11 - Sun, Mar. 13

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Good Morning, Vietnam$4,369,592-15%1,579-12$2,767$60,785,21312Disney
2Vice Versa$4,050,779--1,225--$3,307$4,050,7791Columbia
3Masquerade (1988)$3,500,259--1,030--$3,398$3,500,2591MGM
4Off Limits$2,796,111--1,366--$2,047$2,796,1111Fox
5Moonstruck$2,657,247-19%1,155-22$2,301$37,744,10013MGM
6Frantic$2,602,500-30%1,054-47$2,469$10,679,2863Warner Bros.
7Three Men and a Baby$2,551,252-19%1,348-124$1,893$105,441,71917Disney
8Moving$2,432,499-40%1,4040$1,733$6,455,2812Warner Bros.
9Shoot to Kill$2,028,559-35%1,037-246$1,956$19,287,9115Disney