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. 6 - Sun, May. 8

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1With Honors$3,741,737-14%1,222120$3,062$8,070,2802Warner Bros.
2Four Weddings and a Funeral$3,645,515-9%1,06462$3,426$22,630,3659Gramercy
33 Ninjas Kick Back$3,556,310--2,038--$1,745$3,556,3101TriStar
4Clean Slate$3,136,130--1,457--$2,152$3,136,1301MGM
5No Escape$3,125,453-32%1,7652$1,771$7,714,1892Savoy
6Bad Girls$1,621,483-41%1,789-223$906$9,392,8163Fox
7Schindler's List$1,128,003-25%1,170-33$964$89,593,55921Universal
8The Paper$1,119,460-26%1,004-235$1,115$25,662,5778Universal
9PCU$936,953-56%1,730-11$542$3,066,4362Fox
10D2: The Mighty Ducks$852,194-50%1,358-203$628$30,296,1927Disney