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, Mar. 17 - Sun, Mar. 19

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Outbreak$10,808,607-19%2,23015$4,847$24,228,9942Warner Bros.
2Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh$6,046,825--1,605--$3,767$6,046,8251Gramercy
3Man of the House (1995)$5,780,974-15%2,0595$2,808$22,046,7803Disney
4Bye Bye, Love$4,523,048--1,378--$3,282$4,523,0481Fox
5The Brady Bunch Movie$2,283,702-32%1,905-36$1,199$21,965,0665Paramount
6Pulp Fiction$2,009,183-6%1,13572$1,770$66,211,76223Miramax
7Just Cause$1,744,297-43%1,601-447$1,090$27,020,5165Warner Bros.
8Forrest Gump$1,605,419-11%1,11916$1,435$199,772,24937Paramount
9Roommates$1,490,364-42%1,201-71$1,241$8,113,8263Disney
10Hideaway (1995)$1,241,814-50%1,702-198$730$8,963,1243Sony / TriStar