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, Apr. 30 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Apr. 30 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Driven$912,255--2,905--$314$912,2551Warner Bros.
2Bridget Jones's Diary$571,806--2,532311$226$8,265,2583Miramax
3Along Came a Spider$369,918--2,57330$144$12,465,4964Paramount
4Blow$345,426--1,713-390$202$11,444,5414New Line
5Spy Kids$262,668--3,105-86$85$44,093,9555Miramax / Dimension
6The Forsaken$242,405--1,514--$160$242,4051Sony / Screen Gems
7Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles$242,257--2,1241$114$1,776,9212Paramount
8Town & Country$225,972--2,222--$102$225,9721New Line
9One Night at McCool's$212,031--1,818--$117$212,0311USA Films
10Freddy Got Fingered$200,048--2,269-2$88$1,890,4942Fox