'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, Oct. 25 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Oct. 25 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
130 Days of Night$1,028,836-1%2,855--$360$20,616,9181Sony / Columbia
2Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married?$571,0491%2,03423$281$41,559,0732Lionsgate
3Michael Clayton$532,212-4%2,58574$206$23,743,0453Warner Bros.
4The Game Plan$485,73229%3,301173$147$70,809,8394Disney
5Gone Baby Gone$456,2651%1,713--$266$7,412,6891Miramax
6We Own the Night$441,005-9%2,3620$187$21,671,2652Sony / Columbia
7Rendition$329,565-4%2,250--$146$5,452,1731New Line
8The Heartbreak Kid$326,544-2%2,782-451$117$33,371,1673Paramount / DreamWorks
9Elizabeth: The Golden Age$300,004-1%2,0065$150$12,408,4202Universal
10The Comebacks$278,48621%2,812--$99$6,555,0371Fox Atomic