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. 17 - Sun, Feb. 19

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Brady Bunch Movie$12,641,590--1,822--$6,938$12,641,5901Paramount
2Just Cause$10,607,932--2,052--$5,170$10,607,9321Warner Bros.
3Heavyweights$6,062,857--1,953--$3,104$6,062,8571Disney
4Billy Madison$5,563,065-16%1,8428$3,020$12,202,1452Universal
5The Quick and the Dead$4,212,540-35%2,1580$1,952$10,728,4012Sony / TriStar
6Legends of the Fall$4,006,097-10%1,941-97$2,064$31,150,3979Sony / TriStar
7Boys on the Side$3,722,519-14%1,552108$2,399$12,864,2723Warner Bros.
8Forrest Gump$3,044,280--1,100--$2,768$191,973,45933Paramount
9Pulp Fiction$2,877,401138%1,008124$2,855$57,549,01819Miramax
10Nobody's Fool$2,478,4875%1,0070$2,461$24,880,6609Paramount