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, Sep. 23 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Sep. 23 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Lakeview Terrace$1,040,7373%2,464--$422$17,058,4411Sony / Screen Gems
2Burn After Reading$907,30115%2,6576$341$37,834,2352Focus
3Righteous Kill$701,30916%3,1520$222$29,839,2192Overture
4My Best Friend's Girl$700,80915%2,604--$269$9,577,6891Lionsgate
5The Women (2008)$599,39431%2,99533$200$20,378,3122Picturehouse
6Tyler Perry's The Family That Preys$407,528-7%2,0700$197$28,977,0102Lionsgate
7Ghost Town (2008)$355,79811%1,505--$236$5,689,1561Paramount / DreamWorks
8Igor$263,802-7%2,339--$113$8,349,3551MGM
9The Dark Knight$235,8219%1,905-286$124$522,357,17710Warner Bros.
10Tropic Thunder$206,36511%2,333-594$88$107,196,1126Paramount / DreamWorks