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 Fri, Mar. 19 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Mar. 19 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Dawn of the Dead (2004)$10,856,209--2,745--$3,955$10,856,2091Universal
2The Passion of the Christ$4,941,66278%3,25029$1,521$281,034,5394Newmarket
3Taking Lives$3,972,639--2,705--$1,469$3,972,6391Warner Bros.
4Starsky & Hutch$3,378,824139%3,1850$1,061$60,449,8663Warner Bros.
5Secret Window$3,185,445144%3,0180$1,055$26,697,0132Sony / Columbia
6Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind$2,642,018--1,353--$1,953$2,642,0181Focus
7Hidalgo$2,454,447118%2,929-136$838$42,456,6283Disney
8Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London$1,745,644122%2,9730$587$13,040,5552MGM
950 First Dates$1,359,121135%2,153-433$631$110,254,2806Sony / Columbia
10Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen$463,75371%1,281-520$362$26,495,3315Disney