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 Thu, Jul. 26 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Jul. 26 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry$3,827,872-8%3,495--$1,095$52,549,9861Universal
2Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix$3,707,626-5%4,2850$865$224,705,8792Warner Bros.
3Hairspray (2007)$3,632,734-5%3,121--$1,164$43,760,2221New Line
4Transformers$2,312,2080%3,762-288$615$273,034,7723Paramount / DreamWorks
5Ratatouille$1,645,0881%3,402-223$484$172,447,1014Disney
6Live Free or Die Hard$828,075-1%2,727-474$304$119,779,7264Fox
7License to Wed$473,8611%2,525-190$188$40,423,3213Warner Bros.
8Evan Almighty$401,9050%1,779-918$226$95,187,4585Universal
91408$310,356-3%1,451-755$214$68,788,3905MGM / Weinstein
10Knocked Up$302,7822%1,288-422$235$143,936,8308Universal