'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, Nov. 28 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Nov. 28 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
4The Mist$502,175-13%2,4230$207$14,543,1721MGM / Weinstein
5August Rush$479,930-5%2,31030$208$14,713,8571Warner Bros.
6American Gangster$475,751-6%2,799-15$170$117,036,4214Universal
7This Christmas$470,185-15%1,85856$253$28,009,7641Sony / Screen Gems
8Fred Claus$334,663-4%3,6030$93$53,946,5643Warner Bros.
9Bee Movie$296,230-4%3,5070$84$112,875,1924Paramount / DreamWorks
10Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium$204,3690%3,1681$65$22,851,9582Fox