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, Mar. 3 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Mar. 3 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Passion of the Christ$8,402,514-9%3,04337$2,761$153,003,7291Newmarket
250 First Dates$728,152-12%3,450-162$211$90,945,6103Sony / Columbia
3Twisted$615,102-4%2,703--$228$10,739,2771Paramount
4Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights$328,528-16%2,042--$161$6,863,5261Lions Gate
5Eurotrip$305,557-18%2,54432$120$13,763,5742DreamWorks
6The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$244,595-13%1,112-295$220$364,924,69011New Line
7Mystic River$232,186-13%1,125-227$206$82,988,84520Warner Bros.
8Miracle$225,254-2%2,222-303$101$57,021,3484Disney
9Welcome to Mooseport$220,752-4%2,8680$77$12,187,8982Fox
10Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen$191,633-11%2,5030$77$17,547,6712Disney