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 Fri, Aug. 19 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Aug. 19 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The 40-Year-Old Virgin$7,055,238--2,845--$2,480$7,055,2381Universal
2Red Eye$6,025,514--3,079--$1,957$6,025,5141DreamWorks
3Four Brothers$3,667,26579%2,649116$1,384$34,297,8572Paramount
4The Skeleton Key$2,454,13770%2,7743$885$25,176,7952Universal
5Wedding Crashers$2,404,88379%2,920-211$824$172,060,7256New Line
6The Dukes of Hazzard$1,932,25457%3,404-381$568$65,026,4533Warner Bros.
7Valiant$1,864,679--2,014--$926$1,864,6791Disney
8March of the Penguins$1,783,59163%2,10239$849$43,738,4899Warner Independent
9Charlie and the Chocolate Factory$1,307,69135%2,575-729$508$189,512,3416Warner Bros.
10Sky High$1,197,73656%2,145-662$558$48,027,1904Disney