'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.

Daily Domestic Gross Sat, Nov. 6 1999

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Nov. 6 1999LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Bone Collector$7,236,72832%2,587--$2,797$12,727,6811Universal
2House on Haunted Hill (1999)$3,505,08545%2,7100$1,293$26,198,2702Warner Bros.
3The Bachelor$3,025,67123%2,522--$1,200$5,489,1711New Line
4The Insider$2,947,73747%1,809--$1,629$4,950,3261Disney
5Double Jeopardy$2,200,08076%2,722-264$808$103,094,8027Paramount
6The Best Man$2,014,52074%1,290-56$1,562$13,761,2803Universal
7American Beauty$1,565,63453%1,55325$1,008$58,013,5708DreamWorks
8The Sixth Sense$1,541,36667%1,802-249$855$262,356,90214Disney
9Music of the Heart$1,310,16663%1,3534$968$7,085,9002Miramax
10Fight Club$1,015,91631%1,603-340$634$31,276,5674Fox