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. 24 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Oct. 24 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Prestige$1,170,973-2%2,281--$513$17,169,0541Disney
2The Departed$1,123,2097%3,005-12$374$79,111,9383Warner Bros.
3Flags of Our Fathers$876,785-1%1,876--$467$12,011,4161Paramount / DreamWorks
4Man of the Year (2006)$453,5246%2,5227$180$23,298,7692Universal
5Flicka$361,615-9%2,877--$126$8,462,4001Fox
6The Grudge 2$348,598-10%3,2143$108$32,072,3342Sony / Columbia
7Open Season (2006)$334,558-19%3,379-308$99$70,512,2344Sony / Columbia
8The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning$262,232-3%2,569-251$102$36,430,0513New Line
9The Guardian (2006)$257,9543%2,558-486$101$47,069,0194Disney
10The Marine$245,364-1%2,5450$96$13,110,3482Fox