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, Mar. 1 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Mar. 1 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hitch$1,178,03419%3,571-4$330$123,600,9973Sony / Columbia
2Diary of a Mad Black Woman$1,045,931-17%1,483--$705$24,216,8911Lionsgate
3Million Dollar Baby$968,55312%2,12520$456$66,693,02911Warner Bros.
4Constantine$924,6526%3,0060$308$52,775,2892Warner Bros.
5Cursed$496,1715%2,805--$177$10,600,7621Miramax / Dimension
6Man of the House (2005)$427,28411%2,422--$176$9,728,1861Sony / Columbia
7Because of Winn-Dixie$330,14913%3,1880$104$22,897,2552Fox
8The Aviator (2004)$270,9326%1,579-131$172$94,200,56610Miramax
9Son of the Mask$238,30826%2,9660$80$14,451,5782New Line
10Sideways$235,09317%1,229-71$191$63,604,88019Fox Searchlight