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 Tue, Jan. 28 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jan. 28 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Darkness Falls$702,216-8%2,837--$248$13,491,5511Sony / Columbia
2Catch Me If You Can (2002)$561,82318%2,776-274$202$146,003,6655DreamWorks
3The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers$558,6984%2,666-444$210$309,917,6476New Line
4National Security$513,562-7%2,7290$188$27,107,0192Sony / Columbia
5About Schmidt$510,95116%1,236290$413$37,002,2607New Line
6Confessions of a Dangerous Mind$460,4421%1,769--$260$7,066,8784Miramax
7Just Married$407,3580%2,705-64$151$44,168,2233Fox
8Kangaroo Jack$386,968-25%2,84830$136$36,018,6032Warner Bros.
9Gangs of New York$300,9369%1,905-265$158$65,951,1956Miramax
10A Guy Thing$237,4326%2,5205$94$12,762,5832MGM