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, Jun. 2 - Sun, Jun. 4

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Break-Up$39,172,572--3,070--$12,760$39,172,5721Universal
2X-Men: The Last Stand$34,015,916-67%3,71424$9,159$175,347,8462Fox
3Over the Hedge$20,646,676-24%3,993-100$5,171$112,359,8393Paramount / DreamWorks
4The Da Vinci Code$18,610,706-45%3,7573$4,954$171,966,5803Sony / Columbia
5Mission: Impossible III$4,685,929-33%2,667-386$1,757$122,672,2945Paramount
6Poseidon$3,491,647-38%2,720-525$1,284$51,765,5684Warner Bros.
7RV$3,203,665-23%2,181-300$1,469$61,709,0816Sony / Columbia
8See No Evil$2,041,430-24%1,2700$1,607$12,404,6713Lionsgate