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, Sep. 15 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Sep. 15 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Exorcism of Emily Rose$1,523,263-1%2,981--$511$36,708,4851Sony / Screen Gems
2The 40-Year-Old Virgin$669,640-2%2,97473$225$84,759,3374Universal
3Transporter 2$517,792-2%3,32017$156$32,481,5922Fox
4The Constant Gardener$430,2043%1,38135$312$20,675,7752Focus
5Red Eye$296,3830%3,076-58$96$52,325,1624DreamWorks
6Wedding Crashers$287,9655%2,181-235$132$201,120,8889New Line
7The Man$253,405-7%2,040--$124$5,144,5601New Line
8March of the Penguins$248,5096%2,403-103$103$67,871,83412Warner Independent
9The Brothers Grimm$239,637-2%2,750-348$87$34,265,7893Miramax / Dimension
10Four Brothers$233,4711%2,093-342$112$69,188,5465Paramount