'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 Mon, Nov. 20 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Nov. 20 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1How the Grinch Stole Christmas$3,611,708-78%3,127--$1,155$58,694,3591Universal
2Rugrats in Paris: The Movie$1,073,800-84%2,934--$366$23,794,0341Paramount
3The 6th Day$904,980-73%2,516--$360$13,926,5001Sony / Columbia
4Charlie's Angels$761,158-76%3,0370$251$94,022,5963Sony / Columbia
5Meet the Parents$385,328-74%2,412-285$160$138,900,8807Universal
6The Legend of Bagger Vance$200,487-69%2,109-53$95$25,421,6563DreamWorks
7Remember the Titans$154,190-70%1,659-982$93$105,432,4028Disney