'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 Sat, May. 19 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, May. 19 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Shrek the Third$47,077,73523%4,122--$11,421$86,412,2861Paramount / DreamWorks
2Spider-Man 3$12,378,89255%4,32472$2,863$273,713,4753Sony / Columbia
328 Weeks Later$2,112,38227%2,3052$916$17,239,6522Fox Atomic
4Disturbia$1,599,07432%2,547-559$628$70,462,7196Paramount / DreamWorks
5Georgia Rule$1,543,28739%2,5318$610$11,778,6892Universal
6Fracture$1,032,87157%1,607-595$643$33,956,5145New Line
7Delta Farce$779,05533%1,9310$403$5,650,2752Lionsgate
8The Invisible$534,23927%1,378-565$388$17,309,8924Disney