'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, Feb. 8 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Feb. 8 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1When a Stranger Calls (2006)$697,156-16%2,999--$232$24,110,0171Sony / Screen Gems
2Brokeback Mountain$586,191-6%2,089435$281$61,894,7969Focus
3Big Momma's House 2$515,648-13%3,2610$158$47,424,0132Fox
4Underworld: Evolution$401,412-13%2,870-337$140$54,325,5853Sony / Screen Gems
5Nanny McPhee$353,188-6%2,146151$165$27,660,1612Universal
6Walk the Line$253,505-8%1,577376$161$111,387,20312Fox
8Something New$231,351-18%1,265--$183$5,713,4331Focus
9Capote$208,980-10%1,239--$169$14,060,62019Sony Classics
10Hoodwinked$176,790-5%2,9072328$61$44,665,3404The Weinstein Company