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, Aug. 2 - Sun, Aug. 4

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hot Shots!$10,848,182--1,929--$5,624$10,848,1821Fox
2Terminator 2: Judgment Day$8,587,833-22%2,49550$3,442$147,715,4865TriStar
3Doc Hollywood$7,251,854--1,575--$4,604$7,251,8541Warner Bros.
4101 Dalmatians (Re-issue) (1991)$3,617,687-31%1,801-18$2,009$27,018,3344Disney
5Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves$3,318,719-27%1,549-369$2,142$88,279,8908Warner Bros.
6Mobsters$3,057,390-49%1,4498$2,110$9,087,9752Universal
7Body Parts$3,032,258--1,315--$2,306$3,032,2581Paramount
8Regarding Henry$2,876,634-31%1,0900$2,639$19,340,1944Paramount
9Bill and Ted's Bogus Journey$2,748,785-49%1,641-8$1,675$18,414,7273Orion
10City Slickers$2,565,656-33%1,372-444$1,870$69,258,9699Columbia