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 Wed, Feb. 15 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Feb. 15 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Final Destination 3$1,091,710-63%2,880--$379$24,617,9101New Line
2Firewall$910,061-50%2,840--$320$17,404,9371Warner Bros.
3The Pink Panther (2006)$889,836-57%3,477--$256$24,623,7931Sony / Columbia
4Curious George$628,526-42%2,566--$245$17,424,6441Universal
5Brokeback Mountain$405,422-30%1,966-123$206$67,870,03310Focus
6When a Stranger Calls (2006)$342,310-67%3,0045$114$35,819,7042Sony / Screen Gems
7Big Momma's House 2$310,476-65%2,733-528$114$56,536,1953Fox
8Underworld: Evolution$228,620-53%1,835-1035$125$58,332,6264Sony / Screen Gems
9Nanny McPhee$214,977-40%2,1482$100$33,890,2393Universal
10Walk the Line$172,978-54%1,248-329$139$114,359,04413Fox