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 Tue, Apr. 29 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Apr. 29 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Baby Mama$1,221,643-1%2,543--$480$19,863,1411Universal
2Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay$1,162,519-12%2,510--$463$17,390,4161Warner Bros. / New Line
3Forgetting Sarah Marshall$950,848-3%2,7991$340$37,022,0622Universal
4The Forbidden Kingdom$732,885-7%3,1510$233$39,759,1422Lionsgate
588 Minutes$330,3071%2,1680$152$13,284,4952Sony / Columbia
621$314,1391%2,95249$106$76,415,1535Sony / Columbia
7Deception (2008)$232,6397%2,001--$116$2,761,0261Fox
8Nim's Island$215,373-9%2,977-300$72$39,425,9604Fox
9Street Kings$198,318-5%1,735-734$114$24,110,2043Fox Searchlight
10Prom Night (2008)$187,064-1%2,821121$66$38,597,1113Sony / Screen Gems