'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, Oct. 7 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Oct. 7 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit$4,021,47144223%3,645--$1,103$4,043,5361DreamWorks
3In Her Shoes$3,011,824--2,808--$1,073$3,011,8241Fox
4Two for the Money$2,917,948--2,391--$1,220$2,917,9481Universal
6Tim Burton's Corpse Bride$1,700,063213%3,004-200$566$37,304,0363Warner Bros.
8Into the Blue$1,510,977216%2,7890$542$10,583,5912Sony / Columbia
9A History of Violence$1,484,244135%1,3400$1,108$12,811,3863New Line
10The Greatest Game Ever Played$1,108,506325%1,810796$612$5,884,4722Disney