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, Dec. 14 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Dec. 14 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Ocean's Twelve$3,002,861-1%3,290--$913$45,176,4091Warner Bros.
2The Polar Express$1,237,90419%3,257-393$380$112,116,1765Warner Bros.
3Blade: Trinity$1,120,976-7%2,912--$385$26,813,8821New Line
4National Treasure$659,4188%3,203-40$206$125,342,5664Disney
5Christmas with the Kranks$443,65916%3,294-122$135$55,607,1583Sony / Columbia
6The Incredibles$311,5197%2,656-522$117$233,179,4356Disney
7The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie$188,1576%3,3070$57$73,962,2254Paramount
8Alexander$182,11516%2,125-320$86$32,934,1563Warner Bros.
9Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason$153,07920%1,701-732$90$38,696,5245Universal
10Ray$107,95819%1,129-418$96$69,488,8657Universal