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. 26 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Aug. 26 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Signs$1,364,928-63%3,453109$395$174,473,4704Disney
2XXX$1,147,297-68%3,517129$326$107,414,3763Sony / Columbia
3My Big Fat Greek Wedding$853,433-57%1,329265$642$51,067,73919IFC Films
4Blue Crush$723,992-59%3,01513$240$27,213,1242Universal
5Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams$705,774-67%3,3070$213$59,634,5983Miramax / Dimension
6Austin Powers in Goldmember$625,175-58%2,805-308$223$194,021,8375New Line
7Serving Sara$495,946-66%2,154--$230$6,252,3501Paramount
8Undisputed$400,237-67%1,102--$363$4,948,7061Miramax
9Simone$370,330-62%1,920--$193$4,183,6461New Line
10Blood Work$259,324-67%2,203-322$118$20,468,7993Warner Bros.