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, Jan. 7 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jan. 7 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring$1,710,864-72%3,38122$506$207,218,2243New Line
2A Beautiful Mind$1,250,514-70%1,8531328$675$39,028,2011Universal
3Ocean's Eleven$682,007-71%2,770-305$246$152,646,6565Warner Bros.
4Vanilla Sky$565,703-64%2,84298$199$81,562,4484Paramount
5Ali$447,499-71%2,4460$183$49,914,4162Sony / Columbia
6Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius$417,553-84%3,1510$133$62,754,3743Paramount
7Kate & Leopold$415,012-68%2,467--$168$9,103,3312Miramax
8Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone$335,490-80%2,681-505$125$300,889,3948Warner Bros.
9How High$292,988-63%1,2732$230$24,395,2973Universal
10Monsters, Inc.$194,036-79%1,425-276$136$244,830,88310Disney