'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, Jul. 24 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jul. 24 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest$4,304,572-59%4,1330$1,042$326,203,7263Disney
2Monster House$2,661,813-57%3,553--$749$24,878,6431Sony / Columbia
3Lady in the Water$2,038,145-56%3,235--$630$20,081,2271Warner Bros.
4You, Me and Dupree$1,755,088-53%3,1376$559$47,056,7812Universal
5Clerks II$1,335,485-52%2,150--$621$11,397,0701MGM / Weinstein
6Little Man$1,206,761-63%2,5374$476$41,842,3662Sony / Columbia
7My Super Ex-Girlfriend$1,095,883-56%2,702--$406$9,700,0521Fox
8The Devil Wears Prada$1,043,185-51%2,248-562$464$98,551,7994Fox
9Superman Returns$955,076-59%2,826-939$338$179,302,6564Warner Bros.