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. 13 - Sun, Jun. 15

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Incredible Hulk$55,414,060--3,505--$15,810$55,414,0601Universal
2Kung Fu Panda$33,613,178-44%4,13622$8,127$117,290,3272Paramount / DreamWorks
3The Happening$30,515,876--2,986--$10,220$30,515,8761Fox
4You Don't Mess with the Zohan$16,369,793-58%3,4664$4,723$68,760,4752Sony / Columbia
5Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull$14,741,551-35%3,804-386$3,875$276,522,5514Paramount
6Sex and the City$9,787,000-54%3,155-170$3,102$119,519,9703Warner Bros. / New Line
7Iron Man$5,622,298-25%2,403-528$2,340$297,920,0457Paramount
8The Strangers$4,024,445-55%2,410-67$1,670$45,285,6613Universal / Rogue
9The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian$3,164,940-44%2,308-757$1,371$131,903,7645Disney
10What Happens in Vegas$1,667,312-52%1,422-944$1,173$75,754,1466Fox