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, Oct. 30 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Oct. 30 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1jackass: the movie$1,510,203-22%2,509--$602$28,348,3661Paramount
2The Ring$1,328,756-13%2,634653$504$43,651,4992DreamWorks
3Ghost Ship$647,473-13%2,787--$232$13,643,0471Warner Bros.
4My Big Fat Greek Wedding$445,880-20%1,967-47$227$165,696,35328IFC Films
5Sweet Home Alabama$364,871-16%3,182-100$115$108,467,8545Disney
6Red Dragon$318,559-15%2,886-421$110$85,941,6274Universal
7The Transporter$179,779-17%1,874-736$96$22,069,3843Fox
8White Oleander$153,845-15%1,402-108$110$14,152,1123Warner Bros.
9Tuck Everlasting$141,766-5%1,46012$97$14,432,6283Disney
10Brown Sugar$129,096-12%1,142-236$113$22,783,6293Fox Searchlight