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, Jul. 26 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Jul. 26 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Dark Knight$28,272,87022%4,3660$6,476$290,121,7922Warner Bros.
2Step Brothers$9,840,555-17%3,094--$3,181$21,687,6851Sony / Columbia
3Mamma Mia!$6,727,49721%2,99014$2,250$57,138,1072Universal
4Journey to the Center of the Earth$3,803,64138%2,688-142$1,415$57,329,2573Warner Bros. / New Line
5The X-Files: I Want to Believe$3,427,197-14%3,185--$1,076$7,420,2301Fox
6Hancock$3,303,97025%3,309-467$998$204,110,2614Sony / Columbia
7WALL-E$2,465,35132%3,044-266$810$193,224,3855Disney
8Hellboy II: The Golden Army$1,961,16430%3,018-194$650$64,429,8653Universal
9Space Chimps$1,684,50017%2,53827$664$14,757,6342Fox
10Wanted (2008)$1,076,74129%1,750-683$615$127,797,3865Universal