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, Feb. 3 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Feb. 3 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Butterfly Effect$832,1770%2,6050$319$33,404,0812New Line
2Along Came Polly$593,9888%3,05257$195$67,149,1923Universal
3You Got Served$553,795-22%1,933--$286$17,382,6001Sony / Screen Gems
4The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$399,3523%2,256-302$177$346,123,1587New Line
5Mystic River$364,8895%1,37043$266$65,585,78916Warner Bros.
6Big Fish$341,6869%2,280-158$150$55,971,7498Sony / Columbia
7Cold Mountain$341,22418%2,500-302$136$79,022,7706Miramax
8The Big Bounce$304,3104%2,304--$132$3,933,4861Warner Bros.
9Something's Gotta Give$267,96315%1,601-542$167$112,382,5388Sony / Columbia
10Win a Date with Tad Hamilton!$224,5568%2,80897$80$13,540,9362DreamWorks