'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, Nov. 12 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Nov. 12 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Incredibles$13,927,64626%3,9330$3,541$106,931,8752Disney
2The Polar Express$6,254,05832%3,650--$1,713$13,559,7781Warner Bros.
3After the Sunset$3,648,481--2,819--$1,294$3,648,4811New Line
4Seed of Chucky$2,963,148--2,061--$1,438$2,963,1481Rogue
6The Grudge$2,372,59581%2,816-520$843$94,610,8604Sony / Columbia
8Shall We Dance (2004)$1,288,14244%2,065-477$624$45,945,3225Miramax
10Shark Tale$501,726-38%1,622-1195$309$155,933,7827DreamWorks