'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, Jun. 7 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Jun. 7 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Knocked Up$3,345,421-8%2,871--$1,165$46,223,5741Universal
2Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End$3,327,484-4%4,3620$763$232,297,2022Disney
3Shrek the Third$2,501,6420%4,109-63$609$266,145,9973Paramount / DreamWorks
4Mr. Brooks$805,830-9%2,453--$329$13,683,4401MGM
5Spider-Man 3$721,9192%3,402-321$212$321,276,6555Sony / Columbia
728 Weeks Later$143,826-6%1,121-892$128$27,218,6434Fox Atomic
8Disturbia$139,1515%1,035-597$134$77,243,9138Paramount / DreamWorks
9Bug (2007)$130,679-11%1,6610$79$6,745,3852Lionsgate