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, Mar. 25 - Sun, Mar. 27

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Guess Who$20,671,177--3,147--$6,569$20,671,1771Sony / Columbia
2Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous$14,042,766--3,233--$4,344$17,098,7081Warner Bros.
3The Ring Two$13,616,901-61%3,3419$4,076$57,902,6312DreamWorks
4Robots$12,915,013-39%3,431-345$3,764$87,302,5383Fox
5The Pacifier$8,086,986-35%3,102-79$2,607$85,829,2394Disney
6Hitch$4,282,671-34%2,233-470$1,918$166,445,0387Sony / Columbia
7Hostage$4,138,040-31%1,977-206$2,093$26,204,6683Miramax
8Ice Princess$3,733,364-45%2,5010$1,493$13,342,0662Disney
9Be Cool$2,831,297-52%1,883-777$1,504$52,337,8074MGM
10Million Dollar Baby$2,588,667-36%1,710-500$1,514$94,146,36315Warner Bros.