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 Wed, Sep. 11 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Sep. 11 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1My Big Fat Greek Wedding$930,481-16%1,69576$549$85,211,35621IFC Films
2City by the Sea$703,578-14%2,575--$273$11,169,1081Warner Bros.
3SwimFan$532,555-23%2,856--$186$13,143,8471Fox
4Signs$473,059-13%3,232-205$146$207,172,8666Disney
5XXX$341,885-14%3,088-448$111$131,773,1405Sony / Columbia
6Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams$184,786-5%2,821-429$66$74,442,7125Miramax / Dimension
7Austin Powers in Goldmember$183,110-14%2,102-404$87$207,160,5127New Line
8fear dot com$174,658-12%2,5500$68$11,097,2622Warner Bros.
9Serving Sara$154,477-5%2,063-111$75$14,755,2403Paramount
10Road to Perdition$121,124-4%1,420-343$85$101,501,0769DreamWorks