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 Sun, Sep. 7 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Sep. 7 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Bangkok Dangerous$1,972,507-36%2,650--$744$7,783,4501Lionsgate
2Tropic Thunder$1,729,108-49%3,446-27$502$96,540,6054Paramount / DreamWorks
3The Dark Knight$1,314,729-52%2,575-175$511$512,010,6718Warner Bros.
4The House Bunny$1,187,442-55%2,73622$434$33,561,6173Sony / Columbia
5Babylon A.D.$1,093,656-41%3,42535$319$17,379,5692Fox
6Death Race$1,021,152-38%2,58649$395$29,908,7983Universal
7Traitor$1,000,056-49%2,10854$474$17,265,9172Overture
8Mamma Mia!$732,626-45%1,904-64$385$136,438,5248Universal
9Disaster Movie$677,369-54%2,6420$256$10,605,3702Lionsgate
10Pineapple Express$549,642-46%1,802-245$305$84,013,0185Sony / Columbia