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, Jan. 5 - Sun, Jan. 7

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
112 Monkeys$13,842,9907392%1,5331530$9,030$14,027,7661Universal
2Grumpier Old Men$7,907,676-35%2,03727$3,882$7,907,6763Warner Bros.
3Jumanji$7,522,134-46%2,5300$2,973$18,606,5044Sony / TriStar
4Toy Story$7,059,800-64%2,469-105$2,859$160,799,7167Disney
5Waiting to Exhale$6,191,493-42%1,40271$4,416$6,191,4933Fox
6Father of the Bride Part II$5,752,193-54%2,148100$2,678$43,604,5485Disney
7Heat$5,502,846-31%1,3410$4,104$13,948,5024Warner Bros.
8Sabrina (1995)$4,595,308-43%1,9760$2,326$10,158,5674Paramount
9Tom and Huck$2,574,123-62%1,606-8$1,603$12,574,4523Disney
10The American President$2,252,807-45%1,181-129$1,908$38,842,1938Sony / Columbia