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, Oct. 10 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Oct. 10 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Kill Bill Vol. 1$8,187,434--3,102--$2,639$8,187,4341Miramax
2School of Rock$4,570,817330%2,929315$1,561$28,754,6822Paramount
3Intolerable Cruelty$4,102,236--2,564--$1,600$4,102,2361Universal
4Good Boy!$3,640,803--3,225--$1,129$3,640,8031MGM
5Out of Time$2,519,468189%3,0760$819$22,640,1632MGM
6House of the Dead$1,958,205--1,520--$1,288$1,958,2051Artisan
7The Rundown$1,482,545168%2,823-331$525$36,561,9543Universal
8Under the Tuscan Sun$1,410,591120%1,7014$829$24,806,7243Disney
9Secondhand Lions$970,363157%2,563-469$379$33,068,0244New Line
10Underworld$631,74562%1,906-809$331$47,120,6934Sony / Screen Gems