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 Sat, Aug. 19 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Aug. 19 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby$5,790,69439%3,741-66$1,548$110,537,0603Sony / Columbia
2Snakes on a Plane$5,061,2332%3,555--$1,424$11,422,7381New Line
3World Trade Center$4,490,54741%2,99841$1,498$41,878,3992Paramount
4Step Up$3,921,03114%2,639172$1,486$36,955,2682Disney
5Accepted$3,627,008-2%2,914--$1,245$7,342,2791Universal
6Barnyard: The Original Party Animals$3,184,93956%3,227-84$987$43,737,0283Paramount
7Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest$2,241,94262%2,277-664$985$399,667,3087Disney
8Material Girls$1,706,209-1%1,509--$1,131$3,428,3401MGM
9Pulse (2006)$1,381,19321%2,3230$595$13,702,2802Weinstein / Dimension
10Miami Vice$1,016,51248%1,680-979$605$59,130,6184Universal