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 Thu, Dec. 14 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Dec. 14 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Apocalypto$1,153,689-3%2,465--$468$20,198,9261Disney
2The Holiday$1,069,408-2%2,610--$410$17,109,2651Sony / Columbia
3Blood Diamond$858,945-2%1,910--$450$12,120,5731Warner Bros.
4Happy Feet$789,6725%3,650-154$216$140,892,2964Warner Bros.
5Casino Royale (2006)$717,734-3%3,161-225$227$131,875,1284Sony / Columbia
6The Nativity Story$639,237-8%3,0830$207$18,363,7672New Line
7Deja Vu (2006)$450,6193%2,742-366$164$54,776,7763Disney
8Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan$263,9451%1,594-643$166$121,269,9366Fox
9The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause$223,4336%2,226-391$100$77,984,4716Disney
10Deck the Halls$191,5545%2,766-439$69$30,866,0583Fox