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, Jan. 17 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Jan. 17 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1A Beautiful Mind$1,112,6201%2,222369$501$62,909,5282Universal
2The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring$1,096,1921%3,3810$324$232,943,7304New Line
3Orange County$685,4018%2,317--$296$18,674,8781Paramount
4Ocean's Eleven$536,7213%2,670-100$201$164,865,7286Warner Bros.
5Vanilla Sky$363,237-4%2,770-72$131$89,936,3795Paramount
6Kate & Leopold$358,4294%2,4670$145$16,730,2613Miramax
7Ali$228,2790%2,52175$91$55,517,7203Sony / Columbia
8Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone$217,6772%2,170-511$100$306,361,2629Warner Bros.
9Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius$183,4749%2,810-341$65$69,829,1894Paramount
10How High$142,5860%1,237-36$115$27,924,0224Universal