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 Wed, Apr. 10 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Apr. 10 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Panic Room$1,014,398-16%3,0530$332$61,812,8772Sony / Columbia
2High Crimes$854,532-15%2,717--$315$16,731,3521Fox
3Ice Age$560,215-16%3,200-133$175$142,488,0254Fox
4The Rookie (2002)$529,418-12%2,52413$210$36,650,8272Disney
5Blade II$529,205-15%2,561-146$207$69,454,1133New Line
6National Lampoon's Van Wilder$462,361-29%2,022--$229$8,951,4351Artisan
7Clockstoppers$224,921-8%2,56323$88$23,160,9752Paramount
8Big Trouble$189,092-8%1,961--$96$4,146,9241Disney
9We Were Soldiers$183,292-10%1,740-306$105$68,880,9676Paramount
10A Beautiful Mind$165,240-18%1,436-124$115$165,515,28314Universal