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, Apr. 12 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Apr. 12 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Ice Age: The Meltdown$2,627,1540%3,9695$662$123,561,5172Fox
2The Benchwarmers$1,388,7362%3,274--$424$23,830,0591Sony / Columbia
3Take the Lead$843,496-6%3,009--$280$14,665,6881New Line
4Inside Man$687,455-4%2,86737$240$68,110,0143Universal
5Lucky Number Slevin$579,540-9%1,984--$292$8,855,1641MGM / Weinstein
6V for Vendetta$355,860-2%2,003-907$178$63,367,3264Warner Bros.
7Failure to Launch$338,1513%2,616-458$129$80,119,6205Paramount
8ATL$244,888-5%1,6020$153$17,988,9192Warner Bros.
9She's the Man$229,0684%2,026-526$113$30,503,3694Paramount / DreamWorks
10Phat Girlz$193,628-12%1,060--$183$3,758,6051Fox Searchlight