'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 Tue, May. 29 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, May. 29 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Pearl Harbor$5,466,298-66%3,214--$1,701$80,643,1001Disney
3The Mummy Returns$1,012,124-74%3,553101$285$171,703,4974Universal
4A Knight's Tale$617,245-67%2,964-16$208$10,755,1863Sony / Columbia
5Angel Eyes$486,053-62%2,40732$202$4,860,9512Warner Bros.
6Bridget Jones's Diary$359,085-57%1,741-401$206$16,962,8887Miramax
7Along Came a Spider$150,880-66%1,408-500$107$17,321,5238Paramount
8Driven$118,392-55%1,523-488$78$7,101,7015Warner Bros.