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. 9 - Sun, Jun. 11

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Cars$60,118,155--3,985--$15,086$60,118,1551Disney
2The Break-Up$20,326,438-48%3,0755$6,610$73,926,6982Universal
3X-Men: The Last Stand$16,078,232-53%3,680-34$4,369$202,243,3653Fox
4The Omen (2006)$16,027,298--2,723--$5,886$36,303,3401Fox
5The Da Vinci Code$10,444,732-44%3,319-438$3,147$189,172,8024Sony / Columbia
6Over the Hedge$10,221,573-50%3,527-466$2,898$130,216,3554Paramount / DreamWorks
7Mission: Impossible III$3,020,560-36%1,908-759$1,583$127,493,2306Paramount
8RV$1,908,868-40%1,622-559$1,177$64,918,3557Sony / Columbia
9Poseidon$1,834,058-47%1,724-996$1,064$54,934,2595Warner Bros.