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 Fri, Jan. 4 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Jan. 4 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1National Treasure: Book of Secrets$6,343,53277%3,762-70$1,686$157,152,7363Disney
2Juno$5,283,792153%1,925906$2,745$41,092,2622Fox Searchlight
3One Missed Call$5,215,289--2,240--$2,328$5,215,2891Warner Bros.
4I Am Legend$5,185,17383%3,64812$1,421$217,524,6414Warner Bros.
5Alvin and the Chipmunks$4,637,14944%3,462-22$1,339$165,371,4024Fox
6P.S. I Love You$2,613,76854%2,4717$1,058$33,982,3863Warner Bros.
7Charlie Wilson's War$2,568,90698%2,59419$990$47,014,1403Universal
8The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep$1,858,45036%2,7775$669$26,449,3742Sony / Columbia
9Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street$1,746,21052%1,2490$1,398$34,819,9933Paramount / DreamWorks
10Aliens vs. Predator - Requiem$1,410,26450%2,6176$539$33,978,5132Fox