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 Wed, Oct. 24 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Oct. 24 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
130 Days of Night$1,036,608-19%2,855--$363$19,588,0821Sony / Columbia
2Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married?$568,172-17%2,03423$279$40,988,0242Lionsgate
3Michael Clayton$557,211-8%2,58574$216$23,210,8333Warner Bros.
4We Own the Night$484,957-14%2,3620$205$21,230,2602Sony / Columbia
5Gone Baby Gone$452,111-15%1,713--$264$6,956,4241Miramax
6The Game Plan$376,8722%3,301173$114$70,324,1074Disney
7Rendition$343,173-12%2,250--$153$5,122,6081New Line
8The Heartbreak Kid$332,406-9%2,782-451$119$33,044,6233Paramount / DreamWorks
9Elizabeth: The Golden Age$301,783-3%2,0065$150$12,108,4162Universal
10The Comebacks$230,501-7%2,812--$82$6,276,5511Fox Atomic