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. 12 - Sun, Jan. 14

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
112 Monkeys$9,974,510-28%1,58249$6,305$24,002,2762Universal
2Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood$9,632,409--1,010--$9,537$9,632,4091Miramax
3Eye for an Eye$7,929,086--1,528--$5,189$7,929,0861Paramount
4Grumpier Old Men$7,621,851-4%1,923-114$3,964$15,529,5274Warner Bros.
5Toy Story$7,369,9124%2,053-416$3,590$169,753,3548Disney
6Jumanji$7,014,656-7%2,218-312$3,163$25,621,1605Sony / TriStar
7Heat$6,691,99122%1,704363$3,927$20,640,4935Warner Bros.
8Bio-Dome$6,018,203--1,510--$3,986$6,018,2031MGM/UA
9Waiting to Exhale$5,423,915-12%1,349-53$4,021$11,615,4084Fox
10Father of the Bride Part II$5,229,044-9%1,813-335$2,884$48,833,5926Disney