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, Aug. 8 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Aug. 8 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Signs$5,806,010-7%3,264--$1,779$88,263,1791Disney
2Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams$3,658,008-22%3,307--$1,106$8,328,9220Miramax / Dimension
3Austin Powers in Goldmember$2,457,763-15%3,6130$680$154,723,7992New Line
4The Master of Disguise$1,167,390-11%2,565--$455$18,654,1001Sony / Columbia
5Road to Perdition$677,274-2%2,33282$290$80,076,1364DreamWorks
6Stuart Little 2$647,928-9%3,095-187$209$50,326,2323Sony / Columbia
7Men in Black II$502,517-4%2,902-640$173$184,401,1415Sony / Columbia
8The Country Bears$308,652-12%2,5530$121$13,501,0472Disney
9Mr. Deeds$281,420-8%1,966-343$143$122,174,2086Sony / Columbia
10K-19: The Widowmaker$279,215-2%2,634-196$106$32,007,4763Paramount