'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. 22 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Mar. 22 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Ring Two$2,126,871-10%3,332--$638$39,546,5921DreamWorks
3The Pacifier$1,320,09714%3,18115$415$74,742,9473Disney
4Hitch$696,19912%2,703-272$258$160,642,1446Sony / Columbia
5Ice Princess$668,2689%2,501--$267$8,088,8451Disney
7Be Cool$576,9947%2,660-556$217$48,388,7253MGM
8Million Dollar Baby$405,3347%2,210-165$183$90,737,27314Warner Bros.
9Constantine$267,3362%1,670-500$160$70,914,2455Warner Bros.
10Diary of a Mad Black Woman$205,2020%1,279-326$160$48,080,8484Lionsgate