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 Sun, Aug. 6 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Aug. 6 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby$12,990,759-19%3,803--$3,416$47,041,0831Sony / Columbia
2Barnyard: The Original Party Animals$4,600,731-20%3,311--$1,390$15,821,0421Paramount
3Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest$3,277,184-27%3,436-398$954$379,699,4165Disney
4Miami Vice$3,101,839-23%3,0265$1,025$46,283,9362Universal
5The Descent$2,463,636-19%2,095--$1,176$8,911,4171Lionsgate
6Monster House$1,834,050-22%3,029-524$605$57,012,5003Sony / Columbia
7John Tucker Must Die$1,640,376-23%2,5666$639$28,723,4022Fox
8The Ant Bully$1,204,701-18%3,0500$395$18,155,7062Warner Bros.
9You, Me and Dupree$995,662-30%2,263-557$440$66,823,5864Universal
10The Night Listener$965,019-31%1,367--$706$3,555,1571Miramax