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, May. 27 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, May. 27 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Shrek 2$8,213,9283%4,163426$1,973$164,736,7241DreamWorks
2Troy$1,918,321-3%3,4110$562$94,648,7342Warner Bros.
3Van Helsing$819,0494%3,418-162$240$103,978,3533Universal
4Mean Girls$677,87015%3,05439$222$67,282,2614Paramount
5Man on Fire (2004)$333,2690%2,104-50$158$70,883,2505Fox
613 Going on 30$281,54617%2,028-137$139$53,107,4195Sony / Columbia
7Breakin' All the Rules$215,1527%1,3180$163$9,917,4242Sony / Screen Gems
8New York Minute$123,54219%2,360-190$52$13,072,6653Warner Bros.
9Laws of Attraction$100,2338%1,010-993$99$17,239,3704New Line