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, May. 26 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, May. 26 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Shrek 2$8,003,5950%4,163426$1,923$156,522,7961DreamWorks
2Troy$1,972,6530%3,4110$578$92,730,4132Warner Bros.
3Van Helsing$787,1540%3,418-162$230$103,159,3043Universal
4Mean Girls$591,8123%3,05439$194$66,604,3914Paramount
5Man on Fire (2004)$334,4064%2,104-50$159$70,549,9815Fox
613 Going on 30$239,9724%2,028-137$118$52,825,8735Sony / Columbia
7Breakin' All the Rules$200,5610%1,3180$152$9,702,2722Sony / Screen Gems
8New York Minute$103,77614%2,360-190$44$12,949,1233Warner Bros.
9Laws of Attraction$92,8516%1,010-993$92$17,139,1374New Line