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, Mar. 22 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Mar. 22 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Romeo Must Die$4,105,319--2,602--$1,578$4,105,3190Warner Bros.
2Erin Brockovich$2,235,852-13%2,848--$785$35,260,2661Universal
3Mission to Mars$664,969-18%3,0606$217$42,890,2782Disney
4American Beauty$354,299-9%1,661139$213$97,361,27427DreamWorks
5My Dog Skip$337,7832%2,3310$145$22,323,01310Warner Bros.
6The Ninth Gate$243,761-30%1,65771$147$13,643,1552Artisan
7The Tigger Movie$134,9011%1,701-392$79$41,992,9016Disney
8Snow Day$121,6710%2,387-285$51$56,378,6106Paramount
9Pitch Black$109,276-29%1,384-346$79$35,942,3365USA Films
10Reindeer Games$105,613-20%1,701-412$62$21,096,3984Miramax / Dimension