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, Sep. 6 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Sep. 6 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Crank$695,686-17%2,515--$277$14,427,6661Lionsgate
2Invincible (2006)$601,067-14%2,9214$206$39,368,6582Disney
3The Wicker Man (2006)$535,468-11%2,784--$192$12,881,0021Warner Bros.
4Little Miss Sunshine$500,916-1%1,602172$313$36,748,1076Fox Searchlight
5Beerfest$352,091-14%2,9640$119$15,500,7782Warner Bros.
6Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby$288,139-13%3,001-369$96$138,917,9785Sony / Columbia
7World Trade Center$267,712-9%2,902-119$92$64,331,1414Paramount
8Snakes on a Plane$201,127-12%2,505-1050$80$32,001,0783New Line
9Step Up$200,988-18%2,553-94$79$58,937,8994Disney
10Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest$185,804-14%1,78685$104$414,414,3099Disney