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 Fri, Apr. 26 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Apr. 26 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Scorpion King$5,035,957229%3,4495$1,460$48,312,2262Universal
2Jason X$2,593,209--1,878--$1,381$2,593,2091New Line
3Changing Lanes$2,559,573303%2,6420$969$38,130,7043Paramount
4Life or Something Like It$2,195,906--2,606--$843$2,195,9061Fox
5Murder by Numbers$1,878,408210%2,6630$705$13,878,8442Warner Bros.
6The Rookie (2002)$1,444,336299%2,54336$568$56,607,2955Disney
7Panic Room$1,213,614232%2,463-362$493$87,184,1945Sony / Columbia
8Ice Age$1,117,209262%2,594-226$431$161,927,3407Fox
9The Sweetest Thing$936,482190%2,124-546$441$19,314,9173Sony / Columbia
10High Crimes$934,717253%2,054-355$455$32,916,7134Fox