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, Dec. 26 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Dec. 26 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Night at the Museum$13,506,87715%3,688--$3,662$55,720,2551Fox
2The Pursuit of Happyness$7,116,082-8%2,86311$2,486$67,954,3802Sony / Columbia
3Rocky Balboa$4,452,336-8%3,017--$1,476$31,149,6761MGM
4The Good Shepherd$4,119,583-3%2,215--$1,860$18,261,2161Universal
5Charlotte's Web (2006)$3,846,57192%3,728162$1,032$32,225,0982Paramount
6Eragon$3,068,66132%3,03010$1,013$42,898,1752Fox
7We Are Marshall$2,873,60216%2,606--$1,103$11,457,6991Warner Bros.
8Happy Feet$2,460,77475%2,565-770$959$162,990,1236Warner Bros.
9The Holiday$2,258,49612%2,63521$857$39,208,5853Sony / Columbia
10Black Christmas (2006)$1,763,669-47%1,278--$1,380$5,071,3430MGM / Weinstein