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, Dec. 24 - Sun, Dec. 26

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Any Given Sunday$13,586,374--2,505--$5,424$20,109,4861Warner Bros.
2The Talented Mr. Ripley$12,738,941--2,307--$5,522$12,738,9411Paramount
3Stuart Little$11,816,099-21%2,90022$4,075$39,358,6252Sony / Columbia
4Toy Story 2$10,377,134-14%3,151-77$3,293$177,548,2855Disney
5The Green Mile$9,264,116-27%2,8750$3,222$52,958,2573Warner Bros.
6Man on the Moon$7,514,777--2,079--$3,615$12,273,7111Universal
7Galaxy Quest$7,012,386--2,412--$2,907$7,012,3861DreamWorks
8Bicentennial Man$6,780,948-18%2,767249$2,451$20,917,6472Disney
9Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo$5,211,199-37%2,1620$2,410$25,746,4673Disney
10Anna and the King$4,468,421-14%2,1320$2,096$13,175,0022Fox