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, Jul. 23 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jul. 23 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Dark Knight$18,377,333-12%4,366--$4,209$222,152,1791Warner Bros.
2Mamma Mia!$4,330,431-2%2,976--$1,455$40,608,7471Universal
3Journey to the Center of the Earth$1,902,6194%2,83019$672$48,858,8362Warner Bros. / New Line
4Hancock$1,629,814-5%3,776-189$432$196,566,3673Sony / Columbia
5WALL-E$1,605,2324%3,310-539$485$187,313,9174Disney
6Space Chimps$1,182,2975%2,511--$471$10,474,1511Fox
7Hellboy II: The Golden Army$1,060,372-8%3,2128$330$59,917,4172Universal
8Wanted (2008)$632,438-2%2,433-724$260$125,257,1084Universal
9Get Smart$584,102-1%2,135-951$274$121,345,1105Warner Bros.
10Kung Fu Panda$354,20510%1,505-1199$235$207,576,0127Paramount / DreamWorks