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 Mon, Aug. 11 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Aug. 11 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Pineapple Express$3,848,542-50%3,072--$1,253$45,167,6601Sony / Columbia
2The Dark Knight$3,742,357-53%4,025-241$930$445,376,8584Warner Bros.
3The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor$1,983,647-60%3,77818$525$73,033,5732Universal
4The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2$1,895,122-37%2,707--$700$21,517,2261Warner Bros.
5Step Brothers$1,440,588-51%3,18288$453$82,569,8003Sony / Columbia
6Mamma Mia!$1,389,211-44%3,194132$435$105,533,5954Universal
7Journey to the Center of the Earth$746,077-52%1,970-315$379$82,526,3015Warner Bros. / New Line
8WALL-E$561,143-43%2,144-411$262$210,768,3267Disney
9Hancock$443,400-52%2,258-524$196$222,170,6906Sony / Columbia
10Swing Vote$409,661-54%2,2130$185$12,429,3472Disney