'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 Tue, Feb. 26 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Feb. 26 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Vantage Point$1,334,613-1%3,149--$424$25,553,4691Sony / Columbia
3The Spiderwick Chronicles$542,338-5%3,8470$141$45,190,2262Paramount
4Fool's Gold$423,3909%3,075-50$138$53,529,2993Warner Bros.
5Step Up 2 the Streets$414,594-4%2,48010$167$42,085,0552Disney
6Definitely, Maybe$365,84310%2,22016$165$22,512,7352Universal
7Juno$338,0612%1,727-138$196$131,107,7569Fox Searchlight
8No Country for Old Men$330,271-7%1,101176$300$63,520,16916Miramax
9There Will Be Blood$233,563-3%1,402-8$167$35,585,3699Paramount Vantage
10Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins$196,153-13%1,873-514$105$36,086,7803Universal