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 Sat, Jan. 26 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Jan. 26 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Meet the Spartans$7,647,80211%2,605--$2,936$14,525,1661Fox
2Rambo$6,726,3771%2,751--$2,445$13,418,3831Lionsgate
327 Dresses$5,790,77337%3,07417$1,884$41,773,8252Fox
4Cloverfield$5,438,25033%3,4110$1,594$61,111,9222Paramount
5The Bucket List$4,904,09874%2,9150$1,682$55,194,0133Warner Bros.
6Untraceable$4,764,81228%2,368--$2,012$8,484,4541Sony / Screen Gems
7Juno$4,522,77155%2,426-108$1,864$97,303,5665Fox Searchlight
8National Treasure: Book of Secrets$2,332,56794%2,154-809$1,083$204,291,1616Disney
9Alvin and the Chipmunks$2,200,628153%2,430-532$906$202,674,7727Fox
10Mad Money$2,070,84961%2,4700$838$14,031,7612Overture