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 Tue, Oct. 12 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Oct. 12 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Shark Tale$1,398,270-73%4,07054$344$94,023,0332DreamWorks
2Friday Night Lights$1,092,676-48%2,667--$410$23,467,6831Universal
3Ladder 49$911,688-43%3,2611$280$43,545,7232Disney
4Taxi (2004)$706,854-48%3,001--$236$14,716,3811Fox
5The Forgotten$508,073-46%2,981-163$170$50,167,5693Sony / Columbia
6Raise Your Voice$185,515-68%2,521--$74$4,792,3211New Line
7Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow$154,023-49%1,743-978$88$34,390,3634Paramount
8Resident Evil: Apocalypse$97,167-43%1,217-769$80$49,277,4175Sony / Screen Gems
9Mr. 3000$61,113-60%1,386-853$44$20,874,5154Disney
10First Daughter$46,098-52%1,023-1257$45$8,434,3373Fox