'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 Mon, Nov. 7 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Nov. 7 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
2Chicken Little$1,916,272-84%3,654--$524$41,965,6111Disney
3Saw II$1,214,402-69%2,9490$412$61,335,3122Lionsgate
4The Legend of Zorro$568,626-79%3,5200$162$30,881,8172Sony / Columbia
6Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story$266,233-79%2,617126$102$24,085,8483DreamWorks
7The Weather Man$212,582-69%1,5100$141$8,851,9872Paramount
8North Country$170,871-68%2,211-344$77$15,821,4133Warner Bros.