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 Mon, May. 1 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, May. 1 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1U-571$928,293-68%2,61633$355$39,039,6812Universal
2The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas$410,708-86%3,040--$135$10,928,8161Universal
3Rules of Engagement$348,721-68%3,027-193$115$50,577,3934Paramount
4Love & Basketball$292,268-76%1,2458$235$15,818,7382New Line
5Keeping the Faith$283,473-72%2,17113$131$25,791,2803Disney
628 Days$253,838-71%2,5230$101$28,837,7083Sony / Columbia
7Erin Brockovich$224,944-69%2,498-558$90$113,101,8477Universal
8Return to Me$170,385-70%2,006-314$85$25,216,5594MGM
9The Road to El Dorado$112,980-81%2,247-923$50$46,558,9325DreamWorks
10The Skulls$86,079-67%1,333-714$65$32,609,2505Universal