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, Dec. 9 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Dec. 9 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Die Another Day$909,836-69%3,34723$272$121,119,2893MGM
2Analyze That$808,082-68%2,635--$307$11,842,1541Warner Bros.
3Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets$562,787-80%3,387-295$166$214,536,2424Warner Bros.
4Treasure Planet$315,613-82%3,2270$98$23,966,6052Disney
5The Santa Clause 2$273,032-82%2,356-170$116$120,415,2266Disney
6Friday After Next$200,967-73%1,450-171$139$29,419,8913New Line
7Solaris$191,588-66%2,4060$80$13,414,2802Fox
88 Mile$190,243-69%2,015-483$94$111,372,5535Universal
9Eight Crazy Nights$173,671-83%2,5030$69$20,216,9142Sony / Columbia
10The Ring$165,429-68%1,642-270$101$123,484,9638DreamWorks