'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 Sun, Jan. 29 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Jan. 29 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Big Momma's House 2$7,069,658-42%3,261--$2,168$27,737,2551Fox
2Nanny McPhee$4,538,072-29%1,995--$2,275$14,503,6291Universal
3Underworld: Evolution$3,250,131-33%3,2070$1,013$44,606,8662Sony / Screen Gems
5Brokeback Mountain$1,887,850-34%1,654458$1,141$51,048,3518Focus
6The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe$1,424,786-30%2,170-587$657$277,869,8168Disney
7Glory Road$1,299,058-48%2,3971$542$34,946,1443Disney
8Last Holiday$1,200,742-47%2,442-72$492$32,630,6493Paramount
9Fun with Dick and Jane (2005)$854,734-48%2,132-694$401$106,217,2876Sony / Columbia
10Walk the Line$826,071-42%1,20176$688$106,121,89511Fox