'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, Apr. 23 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Apr. 23 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Silent Hill$4,579,058-38%2,926--$1,565$20,151,7661Sony / Columbia
2Ice Age: The Meltdown$3,969,557-33%3,540-333$1,121$168,345,9594Fox
3Scary Movie 4$3,696,849-50%3,67472$1,006$67,477,3232Weinstein / Dimension
4The Sentinel$3,367,330-46%2,819--$1,195$14,366,6541Fox
5The Wild$2,569,636-31%2,8540$900$22,240,7932Disney
6The Benchwarmers$1,785,100-45%3,094-188$577$47,099,4403Sony / Columbia
7Take the Lead$1,082,219-39%2,413-596$448$29,488,9493New Line
8Inside Man$949,361-46%2,021-456$470$81,316,7275Universal
9American Dreamz$847,888-48%1,500--$565$3,668,5191Universal
10Lucky Number Slevin$687,812-35%1,735-254$396$18,675,6483MGM / Weinstein