'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 Mon, Oct. 29 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Oct. 29 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Saw IV$2,085,694-68%3,183--$655$33,842,6511Lionsgate
2Dan in Real Life$758,681-72%1,921--$395$12,567,4431Disney
330 Days of Night$629,207-67%2,8594$220$28,108,7692Sony / Columbia
4Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married?$353,313-74%1,897-137$186$47,556,7073Lionsgate
5Michael Clayton$344,309-68%2,5850$133$29,011,6904Warner Bros.
6The Game Plan$306,301-79%3,34241$92$77,245,6735Disney
7We Own the Night$302,855-66%2,40240$126$25,368,6083Sony / Columbia
8Gone Baby Gone$299,165-67%1,7130$175$11,531,2312Miramax
9Rendition$196,831-67%2,2500$87$8,022,1272New Line
10The Heartbreak Kid$151,816-67%2,003-779$76$35,290,8414Paramount / DreamWorks