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 Mon, Oct. 23 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Oct. 23 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Prestige$1,195,947-69%2,281--$524$15,998,0811Disney
2The Departed$1,052,602-70%3,005-12$350$77,988,7293Warner Bros.
3Flags of Our Fathers$889,578-67%1,876--$474$11,134,6311Paramount / DreamWorks
4Man of the Year (2006)$429,688-74%2,5227$170$22,845,2452Universal
5Open Season (2006)$412,242-83%3,379-308$122$70,177,6764Sony / Columbia
6Flicka$396,997-81%2,877--$138$8,100,7851Fox
7The Grudge 2$387,990-76%3,2143$121$31,723,7362Sony / Columbia
8The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning$269,068-72%2,569-251$105$36,167,8193New Line
9The Guardian (2006)$250,467-73%2,558-486$98$46,811,0654Disney
10The Marine$247,940-77%2,5450$97$12,864,9842Fox