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, Feb. 5 - Sun, Feb. 7

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Loaded Weapon 1$9,202,722--1,989--$4,627$9,202,7221New Line
2Sommersby$8,104,624--1,432--$5,660$8,104,6241Warner Bros.
3Aladdin$7,687,18422%2,109-105$3,645$104,110,37911Disney
4The Vanishing$5,009,928--1,656--$3,025$5,009,9281Fox
5A Few Good Men$4,001,5072%1,732-324$2,310$119,873,2519Columbia
6Scent of a Woman$3,804,658-8%1,2520$3,039$33,916,0837Universal
7Sniper$3,626,255-37%1,5532$2,335$9,341,6902TriStar
8Alive$3,333,222-13%1,277-60$2,610$21,677,3854Disney
9Matinee$2,259,505-37%1,1441$1,975$5,860,5202Universal
10The Bodyguard$1,686,440-22%1,187-226$1,421$82,793,59211Warner Bros.