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 Fri, Oct. 8 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Oct. 8 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Shark Tale$7,827,347281%4,07054$1,923$63,848,4612DreamWorks
2Friday Night Lights$6,760,785--2,667--$2,535$6,760,7851Universal
3Ladder 49$3,706,432170%3,2611$1,137$31,625,1802Disney
4Taxi (2004)$3,571,7111015%3,001--$1,190$4,192,2951Fox
5The Forgotten$2,177,750178%2,981-163$731$43,296,4693Sony / Columbia
6Raise Your Voice$1,313,061--2,521--$521$1,313,0611New Line
7Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow$518,843117%1,743-978$298$32,109,3384Paramount
8Resident Evil: Apocalypse$316,82179%1,217-769$260$48,073,3785Sony / Screen Gems
9Cellular$261,42489%1,152-868$227$28,990,0395New Line
10Mr. 3000$248,25066%1,386-853$179$19,962,5094Disney