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.

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Godzilla (1998)$44,048,282--3,310--$13,308$62,582,6591Sony / TriStar
2Deep Impact$15,682,122-33%3,25058$4,825$95,208,2193Paramount
3The Horse Whisperer$11,800,000-14%2,04910$5,759$25,485,4882Disney
4Bulworth$10,515,8397315%2,0472045$5,137$10,657,6552Fox
5Quest for Camelot$6,309,7934%3,1070$2,031$12,351,3952Warner Bros.
6Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas$4,335,095--1,126--$3,850$4,335,0951Universal
7City of Angels$3,246,2955%1,967-278$1,650$54,386,7497Warner Bros.
8Titanic$2,970,11641%2,00818$1,479$576,345,21523Paramount
9He Got Game$1,767,185-28%1,244-170$1,421$15,534,2804Disney
10Paulie$920,815-43%1,502-310$613$21,687,0246DreamWorks