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, May. 4 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, May. 4 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1U-571$902,4996%2,61633$345$41,825,2932Universal
2Rules of Engagement$348,0415%3,027-193$115$51,639,9724Paramount
3The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas$334,045-4%3,040--$110$12,007,7021Universal
4Keeping the Faith$283,003-1%2,17113$130$26,695,5533Disney
528 Days$263,1513%2,5230$104$29,690,3473Sony / Columbia
6Love & Basketball$260,4854%1,2458$209$16,602,1472New Line
7Erin Brockovich$249,97111%2,498-558$100$113,851,5917Universal
8Return to Me$195,7405%2,006-314$98$25,808,5364MGM
9The Road to El Dorado$102,2411%2,247-923$46$46,866,2095DreamWorks
10The Skulls$86,1689%1,333-714$65$32,880,5515Universal