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 Sat, Jan. 4 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Jan. 4 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers$10,699,26241%3,6220$2,954$254,290,2863New Line
2Catch Me If You Can (2002)$9,494,72544%3,17014$2,995$92,387,3832DreamWorks
3Two Weeks Notice$4,849,56029%2,7550$1,760$66,295,5283Warner Bros.
4Maid in Manhattan$3,727,23528%3,050112$1,222$74,351,1634Sony / Columbia
5Gangs of New York$3,215,90649%2,305115$1,395$45,138,9173Miramax
6Drumline$2,437,888--1,653-16$1,475$44,676,4674Fox
7The Wild Thornberrys Movie$2,272,01528%2,881-131$789$30,064,6313Paramount
8Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets$1,866,31330%2,015-490$926$250,747,9448Warner Bros.
9The Hot Chick$1,584,05924%2,160-86$733$29,078,8474Disney
10Die Another Day$1,333,85341%1,808-67$738$153,109,4117MGM