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, Dec. 10 - Sun, Dec. 12

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Wayne's World 2$13,516,699--2,400--$5,632$13,516,6991Paramount
2Mrs. Doubtfire$10,158,307-31%1,959281$5,185$52,451,9673Fox
3Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit$7,569,219--2,132--$3,550$7,569,2191Disney
4Geronimo: An American Legend$4,018,452--1,605--$2,504$4,018,4521Columbia
5A Perfect World$2,814,944-48%1,9640$1,433$16,319,4134Warner Bros.
6The Three Musketeers (1993)$1,974,130-48%1,751-345$1,127$32,071,4335Disney
7Addams Family Values$1,890,395-59%2,001-576$945$31,246,1364Paramount
8Carlito's Way$1,341,995-47%1,266-339$1,060$23,505,7105Universal
9My Life$1,101,598-52%1,130-160$975$18,458,7695Columbia