'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 Fri, Sep. 21 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Sep. 21 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Resident Evil: Extinction$9,614,187--2,828--$3,400$9,614,1871Sony / Screen Gems
2Good Luck Chuck$5,137,116--2,612--$1,967$5,137,1161Lionsgate
3The Brave One$2,205,225129%2,7550$800$19,895,7992Warner Bros.
4Eastern Promises$1,867,5852905%1,4041389$1,330$2,669,6842Focus
53:10 to Yuma (2007)$1,814,300130%2,902235$625$33,376,6233Lionsgate
6Sydney White$1,766,352--2,104--$840$1,766,3521Universal
7Mr. Woodcock$1,558,773231%2,2376$697$12,286,3782New Line
8Superbad$998,573119%2,305-605$433$114,069,7576Sony / Columbia
9The Bourne Ultimatum$863,319176%2,009-602$430$218,233,1108Universal
10Halloween (2007)$661,376111%2,338-713$283$53,082,5324MGM / Weinstein