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 Wed, Aug. 6 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Aug. 6 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Freaky Friday (2003)$6,005,083--2,710--$2,216$6,005,0830Disney
2American Wedding$3,616,494-20%3,172--$1,140$46,516,7861Universal
3Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl$2,292,826-17%3,390-26$676$217,413,7464Disney
4Spy Kids 3D: Game Over$1,982,163-20%3,36420$589$75,509,0372Miramax / Dimension
5Seabiscuit$1,974,456-11%2,421432$816$55,639,6132Universal
6Lara Croft, Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life$1,327,534-18%3,2220$412$47,212,5962Paramount
7Bad Boys II$1,277,051-16%3,022-180$423$115,778,2393Sony / Columbia
8Finding Nemo$526,450-23%1,777-248$296$321,911,53810Disney
9The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen$370,821-22%2,007-525$185$60,273,7654Fox
10Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines$346,505-17%1,760-900$197$144,034,8765Warner Bros.