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 Tue, Oct. 3 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Oct. 3 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Remember the Titans$1,361,424-2%1,865--$730$23,655,5391Disney
2The Watcher$171,1498%2,636-141$65$26,341,7884Universal
3Nurse Betty$153,8218%1,489-2$103$21,611,4454USA Films
4Bring It On$136,78111%2,4669$55$59,952,6756Universal
5What Lies Beneath$104,47415%1,674-145$62$150,789,89911DreamWorks
6The Replacements$41,92413%1,156-209$36$41,052,3448Warner Bros.
7Nutty Professor II: The Klumps$32,520-1%1,085-125$30$120,906,21810Universal