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, Oct. 12 - Sun, Oct. 14

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married?$21,354,073--2,011--$10,619$21,354,0731Lionsgate
2The Game Plan$11,036,931-34%3,12823$3,528$58,977,8163Disney
3We Own the Night$10,826,352--2,362--$4,584$10,826,3521Sony / Columbia
4Michael Clayton$10,373,8931344%2,5112496$4,131$11,450,0642Warner Bros.
5The Heartbreak Kid$7,279,954-48%3,2334$2,252$25,855,0172Paramount / DreamWorks
6Elizabeth: The Golden Age$6,154,397--2,001--$3,076$6,154,3971Universal
7The Kingdom$4,607,257-53%2,83634$1,625$39,997,5263Universal
8Resident Evil: Extinction$2,647,668-41%2,249-599$1,177$48,063,9804Sony / Screen Gems
9The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising$2,212,402-41%3,17332$697$7,165,7002Fox
10Good Luck Chuck$2,031,891-44%1,951-525$1,041$32,757,5564Lionsgate