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 Thu, Feb. 19 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Feb. 19 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
150 First Dates$1,937,729-1%3,591--$540$51,311,8111Sony / Columbia
2Miracle$800,959-2%2,755150$291$42,552,6412Disney
3Barbershop 2: Back in Business$646,6424%2,7110$239$46,937,0662MGM
4The Butterfly Effect$325,369-1%2,288-231$142$50,246,1264New Line
5Catch That Kid$295,757-6%2,8481$104$13,332,8762Fox
6The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$293,582-1%1,663-215$177$358,273,4589New Line
7Monster$278,390-9%1,093201$255$21,271,8278Newmarket
8Mystic River$273,573-2%1,3700$200$76,128,50718Warner Bros.
9You Got Served$264,8398%1,832-111$145$33,775,8513Sony / Screen Gems
10Along Came Polly$254,819-5%2,543-415$100$82,818,4025Universal