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 Tue, Aug. 21 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Aug. 21 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Superbad$4,755,335-13%2,948--$1,613$43,252,0031Sony / Columbia
2Rush Hour 3$2,517,708-4%3,7780$666$92,810,2412New Line
3The Bourne Ultimatum$2,202,015-1%3,70115$595$169,117,9793Universal
4The Simpsons Movie$1,065,5732%3,162-390$337$167,382,0654Fox
5Hairspray (2007)$906,82212%2,389-416$380$102,539,3375New Line
6Stardust$823,8265%2,56525$321$21,106,0912Paramount
7Underdog$734,81512%2,551-462$288$33,320,3153Disney
8The Invasion$665,602-3%2,776--$240$7,307,4501Warner Bros.
9Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix$558,3951%1,955-630$286$279,878,3126Warner Bros.
10I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry$495,0414%2,258-541$219$111,457,6405Universal