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 Thu, Mar. 3 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Mar. 3 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hitch$1,211,95713%3,571-4$339$125,887,3553Sony / Columbia
2Diary of a Mad Black Woman$928,2692%1,483--$626$26,050,8681Lionsgate
3Million Dollar Baby$911,6945%2,12520$429$68,474,68211Warner Bros.
4Constantine$893,5104%3,0060$297$54,527,1372Warner Bros.
5Cursed$402,876-2%2,805--$144$11,416,7921Miramax / Dimension
6Man of the House (2005)$384,1906%2,422--$159$10,474,8281Sony / Columbia
7Because of Winn-Dixie$379,20626%3,1880$119$23,578,1902Fox
8The Aviator (2004)$290,56914%1,579-131$184$94,745,52710Miramax
9Sideways$255,3799%1,229-71$208$64,095,23619Fox Searchlight
10Son of the Mask$200,720-3%2,9660$68$14,859,0422New Line