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.

Daily Domestic Gross Wed, Jan. 5 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jan. 5 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Talented Mr. Ripley$1,154,764-7%2,3092$500$43,742,1072Paramount
2The Green Mile$1,122,851-1%2,8750$391$80,886,6554Warner Bros.
3Any Given Sunday$1,073,0882%2,5050$428$49,445,8882Warner Bros.
4Stuart Little$902,606-23%2,9000$311$84,422,6393Sony / Columbia
5Toy Story 2$682,809-25%3,102-49$220$211,901,8416Disney
6Galaxy Quest$642,287-14%2,4420$263$29,790,9522DreamWorks
7Anna and the King$573,767-13%2,129-3$270$26,841,2743Fox
8Man on the Moon$509,430-14%2,0790$245$26,411,4702Universal
9Bicentennial Man$447,156-21%2,7670$162$41,603,4463Disney