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. 11 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Feb. 11 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Barbershop 2: Back in Business$901,857-11%2,711--$333$27,472,2481MGM
2Miracle$827,794-2%2,605--$318$22,072,0201Disney
3The Butterfly Effect$437,065-16%2,519-86$174$42,752,1103New Line
4Along Came Polly$354,922-8%2,958-94$120$76,160,6194Universal
5The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$263,310-7%1,878-378$140$351,978,4488New Line
6Mystic River$262,304-6%1,3700$191$70,693,47217Warner Bros.
7Cold Mountain$237,722-5%1,917-583$124$83,590,8697Miramax
8You Got Served$226,498-9%1,94310$117$26,683,0592Sony / Screen Gems
9Something's Gotta Give$206,3050%1,237-364$167$116,065,7899Sony / Columbia
10Big Fish$189,237-7%1,617-663$117$60,303,7569Sony / Columbia