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, Jul. 8 - Sun, Jul. 10

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Coming to America$13,342,707-26%2,0640$6,464$20,347,5492Paramount
2Who Framed Roger Rabbit$11,519,011--1,286--$8,957$23,568,9083Disney
3Arthur 2: On the Rocks$5,150,962--1,426--$3,612$5,150,9621Warner Bros.
4Big$5,136,787-22%1,384-35$3,712$41,657,2466Fox
5Bull Durham$3,909,540-26%1,221-76$3,202$19,345,7534Orion
6License to Drive$3,850,934--1,223--$3,149$3,850,9341Fox
7Short Circuit 2$3,843,067--1,346--$2,855$3,843,0671TriStar
8Crocodile Dundee II$3,216,665-39%1,658-447$1,940$50,500,6837Paramount
9Phantasm II$3,012,285--1,227--$2,455$3,012,2851Universal
10The Great Outdoors$2,662,660-43%1,274-156$2,090$19,559,4954Universal