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. 24 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Sep. 24 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Flightplan$10,450,69227%3,424--$3,052$18,651,1041Disney
2Tim Burton's Corpse Bride$7,504,08612%3,2043199$2,342$14,716,2801Warner Bros.
3Just Like Heaven$4,299,23343%3,5091$1,225$27,499,5182DreamWorks
4Roll Bounce$3,534,52358%1,625--$2,175$5,767,6411Fox Searchlight
5The Exorcism of Emily Rose$3,329,86342%3,04562$1,094$60,485,1453Sony / Screen Gems
6Lord of War$2,146,44547%2,8140$763$15,954,4672Lionsgate
7The 40-Year-Old Virgin$2,012,94156%2,581-425$780$95,937,2086Universal
8The Constant Gardener$1,108,94671%1,282-105$865$27,104,4554Focus
9Transporter 2$1,071,57084%1,726-1079$621$39,330,4454Fox
10Cry Wolf$977,45935%1,787-2$547$6,972,7732Rogue