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, May. 3 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, May. 3 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy$1,258,730-12%3,133--$402$23,791,4581Disney
2The Interpreter$897,9435%2,7646$325$44,908,4792Universal
3XXX: State of the Union$684,630-12%3,480--$197$14,173,9371Sony / Columbia
4The Amityville Horror (2005)$553,510-6%3,058-265$181$55,957,4993MGM
5Sahara (2005)$343,9521%3,112-88$111$57,571,1744Paramount
6A Lot Like Love$317,5225%2,5020$127$15,179,3632Disney
7Kung Fu Hustle$223,152-4%2,440-63$91$12,899,1994Sony Pictures Classics
8Sin City$200,9275%1,665-678$121$71,011,4325Miramax / Dimension
9Fever Pitch (2005)$166,514-7%2,192-683$76$36,665,5994Fox
10Guess Who$128,5113%1,863-621$69$65,690,3606Sony / Columbia