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, Feb. 4 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Feb. 4 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Butterfly Effect$723,566-13%2,6050$278$34,127,6472New Line
2Along Came Polly$533,974-10%3,05257$175$67,683,1663Universal
3You Got Served$471,536-15%1,933--$244$17,854,1361Sony / Screen Gems
4The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$368,596-8%2,256-302$163$346,491,7547New Line
5Mystic River$348,214-5%1,37043$254$65,934,00316Warner Bros.
6Cold Mountain$308,929-9%2,500-302$124$79,331,6996Miramax
7Big Fish$307,745-10%2,280-158$135$56,279,4948Sony / Columbia
8Something's Gotta Give$268,0630%1,601-542$167$112,650,6018Sony / Columbia
9The Big Bounce$257,449-15%2,304--$112$4,190,9351Warner Bros.
10Cheaper by the Dozen$193,717-9%2,396-414$81$128,636,4876Fox