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, Sep. 16 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Sep. 16 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Once Upon a Time in Mexico$1,857,3956%3,282--$566$27,034,4031Sony / Columbia
2Matchstick Men$978,24111%2,711--$361$14,949,1711Warner Bros.
3Cabin Fever$592,562-2%2,087--$284$9,832,2401Lionsgate
4Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl$308,59520%2,029-174$152$288,451,91710Disney
5Open Range$234,69620%2,063-205$114$53,915,0115Disney
6Seabiscuit$210,26411%2,102-471$100$114,003,6458Universal
7S.W.A.T.$194,49822%2,062-538$94$113,144,2676Sony / Columbia
8Jeepers Creepers II$192,7210%2,784-340$69$32,252,9683MGM / United Artists
9Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star$154,943-4%2,08357$74$13,185,7812Paramount
10Freaky Friday (2003)$147,7616%2,567-406$58$102,253,6016Disney