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 Wed, Apr. 13 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Apr. 13 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Sahara (2005)$1,216,171-13%3,154--$386$22,119,8241Paramount
2Sin City$885,237-16%3,2300$274$53,755,4652Miramax / Dimension
3Fever Pitch (2005)$653,212-10%3,267--$200$14,504,5731Fox
4Guess Who$394,878-8%3,064-83$129$52,268,6013Sony / Columbia
5Beauty Shop$319,779-7%2,6590$120$27,153,6742MGM
6Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous$282,215-9%3,011-222$94$38,407,4823Warner Bros.
7Robots$268,148-2%2,713-313$99$111,873,8035Fox
8The Upside of Anger$203,346-5%1,15140$177$12,799,1125New Line
9The Pacifier$184,313-1%2,375-476$78$101,116,0406Disney
10The Ring Two$174,705-4%2,407-772$73$72,826,7194DreamWorks