'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 Sun, Jun. 16 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Jun. 16 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Scooby-Doo$14,613,796-28%3,447--$4,240$54,154,8151Warner Bros.
2The Bourne Identity$8,085,077-22%2,638--$3,065$27,118,8371Universal
4The Sum of All Fears$3,722,190-33%3,23012$1,152$84,471,2333Paramount
5Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones$3,308,534-11%2,401-760$1,378$270,751,0235Fox
6Spider-Man$2,379,563-21%2,702-533$881$382,534,9317Sony / Columbia
7Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood$1,898,989-49%2,5070$757$34,001,6372Warner Bros.
8Bad Company (2002)$1,638,879-29%2,9440$557$21,585,0342Disney
9Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron$1,450,695-33%2,873-489$505$63,498,6254DreamWorks
10Undercover Brother$1,245,316-28%1,832-337$680$31,355,8153Universal