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, Dec. 11 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Dec. 11 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Apocalypto$1,510,035-65%2,465--$613$16,514,4261Disney
2The Holiday$1,036,036-66%2,610--$397$13,814,0241Sony / Columbia
3Blood Diamond$847,323-64%1,910--$444$9,495,5381Warner Bros.
4Happy Feet$679,524-82%3,650-154$186$138,617,2224Warner Bros.
5Casino Royale (2006)$670,922-69%3,161-225$212$129,692,4674Sony / Columbia
6The Nativity Story$531,121-74%3,0830$172$16,443,2862New Line
7Deja Vu (2006)$436,537-69%2,742-366$159$53,434,6153Disney
8Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan$227,572-63%1,594-643$143$120,493,7726Fox
9The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause$176,454-82%2,226-391$79$77,358,6346Disney
10Unaccompanied Minors$166,389-89%2,775--$60$5,981,9271Warner Bros.