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, Apr. 19 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Apr. 19 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Spy Kids$1,502,057-18%3,17239$474$42,411,6703Miramax / Dimension
2Bridget Jones's Diary$951,292-8%1,611--$590$4,325,1631Miramax
3Along Came a Spider$872,498-8%2,5300$345$9,768,4142Paramount
4Blow$684,331-17%2,2490$304$9,034,2972New Line
5Joe Dirt$604,126-10%2,6380$229$5,795,0161Sony / Columbia
6Kingdom Come$426,931-2%1,11110$384$11,853,9641Fox Searchlight
7Josie and the Pussycats$357,158-15%2,55693$140$8,568,0621Universal
8Heartbreakers (2001)$270,786-4%2,477-231$109$22,626,1804MGM
9Pokemon 3: The Movie$256,262-19%2,675--$96$2,930,9172Warner Bros.
10Enemy at the Gates$236,616-7%1,694-30$140$29,960,1275Paramount