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 Tue, Dec. 13 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Dec. 13 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe$4,026,365-13%3,616--$1,113$74,185,4191Disney
2Syriana$1,002,687-5%1,7521743$572$15,298,6891Warner Bros.
3Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire$705,3782%3,728-130$189$245,473,3334Warner Bros.
4Walk the Line$544,0498%3,034-126$179$78,036,9064Fox
5Aeon Flux$353,464-5%2,6080$136$20,942,7022Paramount
6Pride & Prejudice (2005)$318,9009%1,3358$239$27,011,6335Focus
7Just Friends$303,0033%2,464-41$123$26,980,9583New Line
8Yours, Mine and Ours (2005)$226,98410%3,2100$71$41,251,0573Paramount
9Rent$181,9613%1,971-466$92$27,275,1253Sony / Columbia
10Chicken Little$145,33316%2,326-695$62$127,551,6756Disney