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 Sat, Sep. 17 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Sep. 17 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Just Like Heaven$7,002,01425%3,508--$1,996$12,603,8161DreamWorks
2The Exorcism of Emily Rose$6,449,90528%2,9832$2,162$48,199,9072Sony / Screen Gems
3Lord of War$3,802,53121%2,814--$1,351$6,934,5171Lionsgate
4The 40-Year-Old Virgin$2,765,60750%3,00632$920$89,373,1525Universal
5Cry Wolf$1,958,33725%1,789--$1,095$3,527,6701Rogue
6Transporter 2$1,791,94455%2,805-515$639$35,431,0313Fox
7The Constant Gardener$1,727,78460%1,3876$1,246$23,483,2953Focus
8Red Eye$1,324,53747%2,455-621$540$54,550,3585DreamWorks
9Wedding Crashers$1,219,14056%1,807-374$675$203,123,26010New Line
10March of the Penguins$1,178,76492%1,876-527$628$69,664,84913Warner Independent