'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, Dec. 11 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Dec. 11 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Ocean's Eleven$3,532,05316%3,075--$1,149$44,677,6251Warner Bros.
2Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone$1,031,44519%3,6720$281$241,698,1374Warner Bros.
3Behind Enemy Lines (2001)$595,92214%2,84474$210$32,298,8232Fox
4Spy Game$387,76416%2,7700$140$54,667,5453Universal
5Monsters, Inc.$382,70013%2,884-506$133$213,110,0116Disney
6Shallow Hal$188,12114%2,217-211$85$65,138,5505Fox
7Black Knight$169,2358%2,233-301$76$27,387,8413Fox
8Out Cold (2001)$81,63714%1,651-360$49$12,393,7573Disney