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 Mon, Feb. 20 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Feb. 20 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Eight Below$4,780,695-28%3,066--$1,559$24,969,3641Disney
2The Pink Panther (2006)$4,156,461-25%3,4770$1,195$46,548,7042Sony / Columbia
3Curious George$3,600,443-14%2,5726$1,400$33,524,1422Universal
4Date Movie$2,736,702-47%2,896--$945$21,813,0691Fox
5Final Destination 3$1,480,641-53%2,8800$514$37,257,6342New Line
6Firewall$1,449,046-46%2,8400$510$28,700,6732Warner Bros.
7Nanny McPhee$1,340,0972%2,001-147$670$39,248,9894Universal
8Big Momma's House 2$971,883-35%2,039-694$477$62,460,4594Fox
9Freedomland$873,406-47%2,361--$370$6,707,6981Sony / Columbia
10When a Stranger Calls (2006)$814,264-44%2,629-375$310$42,101,4463Sony / Screen Gems