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 Fri, Apr. 4 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Apr. 4 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Phone Booth$5,174,851--2,481--$2,086$5,174,8511Fox
2A Man Apart$3,944,274--2,459--$1,604$3,944,2741New Line
3What a Girl Wants$3,501,410--2,964--$1,181$3,501,4101Warner Bros.
4Head of State$2,709,752276%2,1554$1,257$19,292,3582DreamWorks
5Bringing Down the House$2,434,706268%2,9100$837$105,254,0385Disney
6The Core$1,737,101203%3,0192$575$16,357,9092Paramount
7Basic$1,601,966133%2,8760$557$16,237,8612Sony / Columbia
8Chicago$1,414,573155%2,395-306$591$148,300,74715Miramax
9Agent Cody Banks$833,372183%2,331-455$358$37,214,1344MGM
10Dreamcatcher$771,49880%2,360-585$327$28,297,1693Warner Bros.