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 Sun, Oct. 12 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Oct. 12 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Kill Bill Vol. 1$5,907,874-26%3,102--$1,905$22,090,5271Miramax
2School of Rock$4,505,542-30%2,929315$1,538$39,672,0972Paramount
3Good Boy!$4,052,811-25%3,225--$1,257$13,108,0381MGM
4Intolerable Cruelty$3,320,827-35%2,564--$1,295$12,525,4681Universal
5Out of Time$2,351,109-37%3,0760$764$28,709,3832MGM
6House of the Dead$1,550,269-29%1,520--$1,020$5,683,5571Artisan
7The Rundown$1,538,213-30%2,823-331$545$40,287,9363Universal
8Under the Tuscan Sun$1,441,441-30%1,7014$847$28,307,1033Disney
9Secondhand Lions$921,198-35%2,563-469$359$35,396,0254New Line
10Underworld$708,700-25%1,906-809$372$48,778,3794Sony / Screen Gems