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. 24 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Jun. 24 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story$3,805,427-5%2,694--$1,413$48,670,7801Fox
2White Chicks$3,287,766-22%2,412--$1,363$7,503,9220Sony / Columbia
3Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban$2,238,4274%3,805-50$588$200,293,5503Warner Bros.
4The Terminal$2,091,6270%2,811--$744$27,903,8741DreamWorks
5Shrek 2$1,957,8807%3,306-537$592$386,570,3045DreamWorks
6Garfield$1,568,8253%3,15056$498$48,770,9052Fox
7The Stepford Wives$1,127,8071%3,0570$369$43,803,4722Paramount
8The Chronicles of Riddick$882,934-3%2,7570$320$46,621,8842Universal
9Around the World in 80 Days (2004)$881,6457%2,801189$315$14,004,7531Disney
10The Day After Tomorrow$802,7894%2,667-410$301$170,872,6034Fox