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 Tue, Feb. 22 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Feb. 22 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Whole Nine Yards$1,083,833-50%2,910--$372$17,000,7571Warner Bros.
2Hanging Up$1,082,425-49%2,618--$413$16,792,3521Sony / Columbia
3Snow Day$1,023,950-73%2,70238$379$32,518,7302Paramount
4Pitch Black$884,244-53%1,832--$483$14,407,8431USA Films
5The Tigger Movie$693,248-72%2,75532$252$23,089,8632Disney
6Scream 3$647,646-49%3,368-99$192$72,747,9933Miramax / Dimension
7American Beauty$560,239-45%1,287--$435$75,279,02623DreamWorks
8The Green Mile$180,721-53%2,0120$90$126,284,14511Warner Bros.
9Galaxy Quest$95,655-75%1,186-403$81$68,087,9759DreamWorks