'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 Fri, Jun. 2 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Jun. 2 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Mission: Impossible II$7,916,453118%3,6530$2,167$111,622,5682Paramount
2Big Momma's House$7,664,258--2,802--$2,735$7,664,2581Fox
3Shanghai Noon$2,527,138113%2,74534$921$25,792,0002Disney
4Gladiator (2000)$2,215,27394%3,056-132$725$132,796,2675DreamWorks
5Road Trip$2,095,33487%2,65423$790$40,910,7383DreamWorks
7The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas$160,83167%1,105-386$146$30,510,7956Universal