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. 26 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jan. 26 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Hurricane$556,245-15%2,101647$265$24,401,5452Universal
2Next Friday$447,9603%1,17572$381$33,169,8572New Line
3Girl, Interrupted$410,018-18%1,93533$212$17,036,3285Sony / Columbia
4The Green Mile$376,318-8%2,4830$152$111,117,0187Warner Bros.
5The Talented Mr. Ripley$302,391-4%2,215-154$137$69,025,3615Paramount
6Galaxy Quest$258,478-5%2,259-191$114$55,113,5505DreamWorks
7Magnolia$191,445-20%1,07739$178$13,583,7056New Line
8Any Given Sunday$181,717-5%2,201-304$83$68,892,4045Warner Bros.
9Toy Story 2$179,52011%1,990-336$90$231,778,1379Disney
10Snow Falling on Cedars$109,371-17%1,099-56$100$10,749,2255Universal