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 Fri, Aug. 4 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Aug. 4 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hollow Man$9,091,402--2,956--$3,076$9,091,4021Sony / Columbia
2Nutty Professor II: The Klumps$5,406,90463%3,2475$1,665$63,941,9252Universal
3Space Cowboys$5,391,870--2,805--$1,922$5,391,8701Warner Bros.
4What Lies Beneath$4,161,86551%2,86742$1,452$85,484,5863DreamWorks
5X-Men$1,897,48229%2,774-333$684$131,375,9384Fox
6Scary Movie$1,300,23534%2,597-659$501$138,363,4085Miramax / Dimension
7The Perfect Storm$1,160,69040%2,602-491$446$162,771,3096Warner Bros.
8Disney's The Kid$904,04618%1,979-349$457$56,339,6155Disney
9The Patriot$654,00726%1,810-519$361$104,042,0566Sony / Columbia