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, Sep. 26 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Sep. 26 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1My Big Fat Greek Wedding$805,2757%1,85389$435$113,763,98523IFC Films
2The Banger Sisters$780,809-9%2,738--$285$13,394,9151Fox Searchlight
3Barbershop$730,9477%1,894289$386$41,322,5002MGM
4The Four Feathers$443,925-5%1,912--$232$8,821,0871Paramount
5Ballistic: Ecks vs. Sever$387,257-8%2,705--$143$8,851,4751Warner Bros.
6One Hour Photo$303,341-9%1,332120$228$23,087,2435Fox Searchlight
7Trapped$221,611-8%2,227--$100$4,223,6191Sony / Columbia
8Signs$209,573-1%2,338-713$90$218,791,9668Disney
9City by the Sea$161,6673%2,150-425$75$20,867,5523Warner Bros.
10SwimFan$161,289-1%2,523-337$64$25,121,3923Fox