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, Feb. 10 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Feb. 10 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days$1,198,652-79%2,923--$410$24,973,1361Paramount
2Shanghai Knights$1,048,809-79%2,753--$381$20,652,0801Disney
3Chicago$765,006-73%1,8411218$416$64,556,3177Miramax
4The Recruit$572,973-76%2,3760$241$30,393,6372Disney
5Final Destination 2$557,845-69%2,8340$197$28,442,3382New Line
6Deliver Us from Eva$363,141-75%1,139--$319$7,014,9431Focus
7Kangaroo Jack$277,767-86%2,8480$98$53,315,8064Warner Bros.
8Biker Boyz$244,830-77%1,7693$138$16,261,0622DreamWorks
9The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers$229,966-79%1,680-495$137$321,088,9088New Line
10About Schmidt$200,741-72%1,2404$162$46,998,8779New Line