'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 Wed, May. 30 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, May. 30 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End$6,405,675-18%4,362--$1,469$167,237,8501Disney
2Shrek the Third$3,443,059-5%4,17250$825$224,428,3622Paramount / DreamWorks
3Spider-Man 3$963,852-7%3,723-601$259$309,749,6314Sony / Columbia
428 Weeks Later$316,284-5%2,013-292$157$25,050,6913Fox Atomic
5Bug (2007)$273,707-15%1,661--$165$4,613,6371Lionsgate
6Georgia Rule$229,617-3%1,904-627$121$17,299,0853Universal
7Disturbia$214,6674%1,632-915$132$75,363,4097Paramount / DreamWorks