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 Wed, Oct. 5 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Oct. 5 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Flightplan$956,412-19%3,4240$279$49,127,3922Disney
2A History of Violence$600,151-19%1,340--$448$10,696,5882New Line
3Serenity$558,402-20%2,188--$255$12,079,0091Universal
4Tim Burton's Corpse Bride$544,695-26%3,2040$170$35,060,3952Warner Bros.
5Into the Blue$433,541-23%2,789--$155$8,594,8171Sony / Columbia
6Just Like Heaven$404,000-17%3,54334$114$39,726,2803DreamWorks
7The Exorcism of Emily Rose$263,897-18%3,004-41$88$69,401,2674Sony / Screen Gems
8The Greatest Game Ever Played$262,498-18%1,014--$259$4,515,1801Disney
9The 40-Year-Old Virgin$259,604-11%2,152-429$121$102,204,9017Universal
10Lord of War$225,264-12%2,125-689$106$22,359,9243Lionsgate