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, Mar. 12 - Sun, Mar. 14

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Alice in Wonderland (2010)$62,714,076-46%3,7280$16,822$209,339,4322Disney
2Green Zone$14,309,295--3,003--$4,765$14,309,2951Universal
3She's Out of My League$9,775,278--2,956--$3,307$9,775,2781Paramount
4Shutter Island$8,144,133-38%3,356178$2,427$108,011,6454Paramount
5Remember Me$8,089,139--2,212--$3,657$8,089,1391Summit
6Our Family Wedding$7,629,862--1,605--$4,754$7,629,8621Fox Searchlight
7Avatar$6,526,421-20%1,718-445$3,799$730,631,30913Fox
8Brooklyn's Finest$4,471,932-67%1,9393$2,306$21,533,4042Overture
9Cop Out$4,268,068-54%2,882-268$1,481$39,480,7343Warner Bros.
10The Crazies$3,680,940-48%2,359-120$1,560$33,389,3083Overture