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. 20 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Apr. 20 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Rules of Engagement$1,343,94035%3,19035$421$35,048,3332Paramount
228 Days$1,253,85827%2,523--$497$14,737,4621Sony / Columbia
3Keeping the Faith$1,026,10840%2,152--$477$11,403,9151Disney
4The Road to El Dorado$957,79413%3,2230$297$36,690,6083DreamWorks
5Erin Brockovich$737,94326%3,07066$240$101,886,1095Universal
6The Skulls$614,09546%2,409-7$255$27,623,1063Universal
7Return to Me$570,88825%2,320313$246$17,241,6722MGM
8Ready to Rumble$368,02336%2,5850$142$8,393,9402Warner Bros.
9High Fidelity$320,94031%1,2290$261$17,984,0413Disney
10Romeo Must Die$317,71428%1,824-465$174$49,032,4204Warner Bros.