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 Wed, Aug. 16 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Aug. 16 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Space Cowboys$1,207,908-15%2,83530$426$43,057,4412Warner Bros.
2The Replacements$1,161,957-17%2,754--$422$15,033,1321Warner Bros.
3Hollow Man$1,137,112-25%2,9560$385$54,464,1132Sony / Columbia
4What Lies Beneath$1,060,481-18%2,92558$363$115,586,6104DreamWorks
5Nutty Professor II: The Klumps$910,248-12%3,2514$280$97,060,8023Universal
6X-Men$501,701-13%2,145-629$234$145,592,0345Fox
7The Perfect Storm$297,349-14%1,938-664$153$171,491,5957Warner Bros.
8Scary Movie$271,134-15%1,944-653$139$145,175,0676Miramax / Dimension
9Disney's The Kid$261,359-10%1,517-462$172$61,816,6866Disney
10Pokemon: The Movie 2000$167,807-3%1,423-936$118$39,250,7394Warner Bros.