'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, Jun. 12 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jun. 12 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Ocean's Thirteen$3,769,873-9%3,565--$1,057$44,059,5961Warner Bros.
2Knocked Up$2,558,534-5%2,8765$890$71,114,7352Universal
3Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End$2,076,956-4%4,002-360$519$257,687,3343Disney
4Surf's Up$1,927,1184%3,528--$546$21,422,5881Sony / Columbia
5Shrek the Third$1,686,1803%3,925-184$430$284,784,4534Paramount / DreamWorks
6Hostel Part II$780,126-14%2,350--$332$9,896,7561Lionsgate
7Mr. Brooks$510,133-1%2,4530$208$19,621,5612MGM
8Spider-Man 3$473,7671%2,570-832$184$326,524,9776Sony / Columbia