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. 25 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, May. 25 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Mission: Impossible II$8,486,655-32%3,653--$2,323$21,003,5940Paramount
2Gladiator (2000)$1,337,4851%3,04198$440$109,930,7753DreamWorks
3Road Trip$1,235,1543%2,530--$488$21,753,5861DreamWorks
4U-571$237,4090%2,155-665$110$65,695,6575Universal
5The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas$113,486-7%2,692-433$42$28,405,9104Universal
6Rules of Engagement$72,719-5%1,062-556$68$54,073,0367Paramount
7Screwed$64,1531%1,282-477$50$6,400,2282Universal