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. 10 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Mar. 10 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Passion of the Christ$4,413,327-9%3,170127$1,392$228,135,2352Newmarket
2Starsky & Hutch$1,711,768-12%3,185--$537$33,764,2041Warner Bros.
3Hidalgo$1,171,585-9%3,063--$382$22,587,8501Disney
450 First Dates$471,444-6%3,040-410$155$100,762,3244Sony / Columbia
5Twisted$406,1140%2,7041$150$17,666,6982Paramount
6The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$218,291-9%1,903791$115$368,895,71312New Line
7Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights$203,571-11%2,0420$100$10,781,1722Lions Gate
8Monster$197,519-8%1,082114$183$30,550,75811Newmarket
9Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen$159,4224%2,180-323$73$22,276,3743Disney
10Miracle$158,2494%1,654-568$96$60,275,8545Disney