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, Aug. 31 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Aug. 31 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Bring It On$1,023,198-6%2,380--$430$22,477,1001Universal
2Space Cowboys$553,9984%2,795-40$198$65,904,5664Warner Bros.
3What Lies Beneath$467,1364%2,568-192$182$132,829,5316DreamWorks
4The Replacements$373,292-3%2,717-37$137$32,404,0103Warner Bros.
5Nutty Professor II: The Klumps$279,2084%2,543-426$110$111,152,1865Universal
6Hollow Man$250,405-1%2,481-475$101$65,682,0074Sony / Columbia
7X-Men$148,8781%1,175-449$127$151,870,2547Fox
8The Perfect Storm$136,2542%1,205-212$113$173,938,8969Warner Bros.
9Godzilla 2000$131,869-3%2,1110$62$7,048,5392Sony / TriStar
10Scary Movie$72,2284%1,5010$48$146,894,5258Miramax / Dimension