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 Mon, Aug. 12 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Aug. 12 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1XXX$5,017,272-58%3,374--$1,487$49,523,0681Sony / Columbia
2Signs$3,549,504-59%3,31046$1,072$121,267,3422Disney
3Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams$2,355,935-53%3,307--$712$27,396,7751Miramax / Dimension
4Austin Powers in Goldmember$1,730,715-54%3,508-105$493$169,514,2823New Line
5Blood Work$812,014-61%2,525--$322$8,125,1091Warner Bros.
6The Master of Disguise$808,406-45%2,5683$315$24,570,5132Sony / Columbia
7Road to Perdition$521,663-59%2,211-121$236$84,802,2985DreamWorks
8Stuart Little 2$448,957-49%2,382-713$188$53,450,0174Sony / Columbia
9Men in Black II$247,558-55%2,076-826$119$186,705,1886Sony / Columbia
10The Country Bears$137,531-48%1,260-1293$109$14,463,6523Disney