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 Wed, Mar. 19 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Mar. 19 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who!$3,960,7391%3,954--$1,002$56,517,1331Fox
210,000 B.C.$1,386,167-4%3,4100$407$65,788,6902Warner Bros.
3Never Back Down$773,4640%2,729--$283$10,881,0161Summit
4College Road Trip$760,0163%2,7060$281$26,357,3072Disney
5Vantage Point$563,9965%2,761-402$204$60,824,3964Sony / Columbia
6The Bank Job$529,018-3%1,61310$328$14,764,4692Lionsgate
7Doomsday$416,840-10%1,936--$215$6,253,3581Rogue
8Semi-Pro$348,4383%2,270-851$153$30,793,7273New Line
9The Other Boleyn Girl$343,0190%1,21245$283$20,108,3363Sony / Columbia
10The Spiderwick Chronicles$295,7060%2,407-839$123$66,239,3095Paramount