'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 Tue, Jun. 27 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jun. 27 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Me, Myself & Irene$3,333,216-1%3,019--$1,104$30,918,5271Fox
2Gone in 60 Seconds$1,376,6918%3,08940$446$71,513,1183Disney
3Big Momma's House$1,081,2723%2,8463$380$87,353,0804Fox
4Mission: Impossible II$928,6529%3,245-388$286$190,670,9345Paramount
5Gladiator (2000)$540,00211%1,812-454$298$166,459,0848DreamWorks
6Shanghai Noon$280,7568%1,559-567$180$50,850,5635Disney
7Road Trip$260,9426%1,468-683$178$64,089,0886DreamWorks