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, Jan. 16 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jan. 16 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Stomp the Yard$833,871-79%2,051--$407$26,710,7691Sony / Screen Gems
2Night at the Museum$826,314-82%3,612-118$229$191,333,7384Fox
3Dreamgirls$756,352-60%1,9071055$397$67,860,7683Paramount / DreamWorks
4The Pursuit of Happyness$581,422-68%3,169142$183$138,663,2845Sony / Columbia
5Alpha Dog$509,095-49%1,289--$395$7,919,2571Universal
6Children of Men$475,104-56%1,508299$315$22,892,5822Universal
7Freedom Writers$365,598-76%2,179819$168$20,538,3402Paramount
8Primeval$336,880-55%2,444--$138$7,129,2081Disney
9The Good Shepherd$279,040-56%1,994-256$140$54,982,4904Universal
10Blood Diamond$233,838-43%1,116-394$210$48,433,7226Warner Bros.