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. 6 - Sun, Feb. 8

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Titanic$23,027,716-11%2,956103$7,790$337,352,8658Paramount
2The Replacement Killers$8,046,509--1,936--$4,156$8,046,5091Sony / Columbia
3Good Will Hunting$6,828,903-19%2,157326$3,166$40,740,72210Miramax
4Blues Brothers 2000$6,129,615--2,507--$2,445$6,129,6151Universal
5Great Expectations (1998)$5,302,676-45%1,90639$2,782$14,895,9662Fox
6As Good as It Gets$5,029,019-24%1,79517$2,802$92,284,5567Sony / TriStar
7Spice World$4,010,133-43%2,272-67$1,765$21,565,0433Sony / Columbia
8Wag the Dog$3,372,808-29%1,586-99$2,127$28,100,1387New Line
9Desperate Measures$3,004,790-48%1,9630$1,531$8,838,2022Sony / Columbia
10Deep Rising$2,517,485-47%1,78830$1,408$7,255,2782Disney