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, Apr. 24 - Sun, Apr. 26

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Obsessed$28,612,956--2,514--$11,381$28,612,9561Sony / Screen Gems
217 Again$11,519,825-51%3,2550$3,539$39,826,3492Warner Bros. / New Line
3Fighting$11,024,228--2,309--$4,774$11,024,2281Universal / Rogue
4The Soloist$9,716,900--2,024--$4,801$9,716,9001Paramount / DreamWorks
5Earth (2009)$8,825,342--1,804--$4,892$14,472,7451Disneynature
6Monsters vs. Aliens$8,520,916-36%3,358-304$2,537$174,818,2985Paramount / DreamWorks
7State of Play$6,849,651-51%2,8074$2,440$25,083,2282Universal
8Hannah Montana: The Movie$6,436,373-52%3,231113$1,992$65,652,8153Disney
9Fast & Furious$6,205,109-47%3,566-108$1,740$145,366,2094Universal
10Crank: High Voltage$2,616,842-62%2,2230$1,177$11,736,0942Lionsgate