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 Thu, Apr. 6 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Apr. 6 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Erin Brockovich$959,640-7%2,90857$330$79,824,8363Universal
2The Road to El Dorado$715,481-6%3,218--$222$16,036,5791DreamWorks
3The Skulls$603,920-6%2,412--$250$13,751,4491Universal
4Romeo Must Die$526,967-3%2,6410$200$41,294,8002Warner Bros.
5High Fidelity$520,0561%1,183--$440$8,549,3711Disney
6American Beauty$384,533-22%1,990328$193$111,835,44429DreamWorks
7Mission to Mars$229,200-3%2,505-596$91$55,796,4034Disney
8Here on Earth$141,7178%1,7131$83$8,878,6292Fox
9My Dog Skip$130,213-2%2,010-321$65$28,086,88012Warner Bros.
10The Ninth Gate$73,720-1%1,021-673$72$15,697,0404Artisan