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, May. 26 - Sun, May. 28

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade$29,356,267--2,327--$12,615$39,256,4661Paramount
2See No Evil, Hear No Evil$6,130,3200%1,6800$3,649$19,334,1813TriStar
3Field of Dreams$5,678,13512%1,09341$5,195$24,070,2426Universal
4Road House$4,997,898-16%1,9358$2,583$10,955,5542MGM/UA
5Pink Cadillac$4,408,593--1,993--$2,212$4,408,5931Warner Bros.
6K-9$3,095,235-6%1,521-174$2,035$24,441,8555Universal
7Pet Sematary$2,552,076-2%1,439-146$1,774$35,888,4486Paramount
8Major League$1,436,066-20%1,175-268$1,222$34,407,0138Paramount