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 Mon, Jan. 15 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jan. 15 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Save the Last Dance$4,081,236-40%2,230--$1,830$27,527,3411Paramount
2Cast Away$2,531,447--3,048--$831$112,222,5294Fox
3Traffic$1,998,047-42%1,52717$1,308$34,810,9292USA Films
4Miss Congeniality$1,601,305-36%2,6680$600$79,699,1464Warner Bros.
5Thirteen Days$1,514,935-46%2,029--$747$11,676,4561New Line
6What Women Want (2000)$1,356,298-49%3,09240$439$153,559,0045Paramount
7The Family Man$890,024-45%2,44131$365$64,865,3574Universal