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, Jun. 17 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Jun. 17 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban$3,568,276-2%3,8550$926$172,900,5012Warner Bros.
2Shrek 2$2,841,7002%3,843-288$739$364,685,2654DreamWorks
3Garfield$2,220,669-3%3,094--$718$31,016,7911Fox
4The Stepford Wives$2,153,6080%3,057--$704$30,252,9791Paramount
5The Chronicles of Riddick$1,915,772-7%2,757--$695$33,084,4721Universal
6The Day After Tomorrow$1,444,5691%3,077-367$469$159,207,6013Fox
7Around the World in 80 Days (2004)$1,360,707-5%2,612--$521$2,785,8510Disney
8Raising Helen$490,7963%1,633-1088$301$33,329,4873Disney
9Troy$403,1603%2,003-747$201$127,255,5955Warner Bros.