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, Dec. 31 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Dec. 31 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Meet the Fockers$12,140,3560%3,5246$3,445$132,860,5542Universal
2Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events$4,727,819-6%3,6231$1,305$84,756,0243Paramount
3The Aviator (2004)$3,912,83047%1,7961755$2,179$24,094,7112Miramax
4Fat Albert$3,030,996-9%2,744--$1,105$26,181,0222Fox
5Ocean's Twelve$2,843,0533%3,2900$864$100,420,1734Warner Bros.
6National Treasure$2,367,52523%2,282-196$1,037$150,124,4617Disney
7The Polar Express$2,118,064-9%2,618-84$809$151,633,6378Warner Bros.
8Spanglish$1,668,267-9%2,48951$670$26,487,6303Sony / Columbia
9The Incredibles$1,443,6316%1,715-17$842$248,946,3409Disney
10The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou$990,512-24%1,1051103$896$11,360,5214Disney