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 Tue, Oct. 10 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Oct. 10 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Departed$2,478,786-36%3,017--$822$33,236,0441Warner Bros.
2The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning$954,820-39%2,820--$339$21,040,6471New Line
3Open Season (2006)$678,363-70%3,8330$177$46,707,2882Sony / Columbia
4The Guardian (2006)$629,751-40%3,2410$194$34,008,2472Disney
5Employee of the Month$613,956-48%2,579--$238$13,201,7131Lionsgate
6jackass: number two$476,116-43%3,007-56$158$64,115,0653Paramount
7School for Scoundrels (2006)$212,010-49%3,0073$71$14,619,0672MGM / Weinstein
8Jet Li's Fearless$167,548-45%1,617-193$104$22,234,7383Rogue
9The Illusionist (2006)$147,711-37%1,149-170$129$34,535,6338Yari Film Group
10Gridiron Gang$120,388-54%2,228-805$54$36,939,6214Sony / Columbia