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, May. 10 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, May. 10 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Mummy Returns$3,196,228-10%3,401--$940$84,292,5791Universal
2Bridget Jones's Diary$495,863-1%2,54715$195$12,233,8164Miramax
3Driven$353,694-8%2,9050$122$4,941,5372Warner Bros.
4Along Came a Spider$271,5753%2,5730$106$14,736,6145Paramount
5Blow$246,7384%1,558-155$158$13,502,4775New Line
6Spy Kids$153,875-2%2,815-290$55$45,404,9736Miramax / Dimension
7Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles$148,9078%2,14117$70$3,067,6623Paramount
8One Night at McCool's$121,2596%1,814-4$67$1,341,9992USA Films
9Town & Country$118,950-1%2,2220$54$1,355,4862New Line
10The Forsaken$110,9768%1,5140$73$1,304,5662Sony / Screen Gems