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, Jul. 21 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jul. 21 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1I, Robot$4,776,370-14%3,420--$1,397$68,865,9081Fox
2Spider-Man 2$2,553,056-12%4,058-108$629$310,762,4913Sony / Columbia
3A Cinderella Story$1,858,724-13%2,625--$708$19,930,6721Warner Bros.
4Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy$1,644,008-11%3,10413$530$62,482,3362DreamWorks
5Fahrenheit 9/11$1,033,917-12%2,004-7$516$97,329,7154Lionsgate
6The Notebook (2004)$1,025,651-7%2,089-199$491$57,027,0454New Line
7King Arthur (2004)$953,106-10%3,0860$309$41,171,5432Disney
8DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story$520,523-4%1,945-499$268$106,798,9055Fox
9Shrek 2$510,802-5%1,857-285$275$426,597,5019DreamWorks
10Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban$427,430-5%1,460-542$293$239,669,7897Warner Bros.