'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, Sep. 27 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Sep. 27 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Eagle Eye$12,378,88426%3,510--$3,527$22,179,5641Paramount / DreamWorks
2Nights in Rodanthe$5,518,01417%2,704--$2,041$10,249,8601Warner Bros.
3Lakeview Terrace$3,300,64563%2,4673$1,338$24,028,0402Sony / Screen Gems
4Burn After Reading$3,069,40688%2,649-8$1,159$44,075,7243Focus
6Righteous Kill$1,741,41271%3,011-141$578$33,761,7943Overture
7My Best Friend's Girl$1,640,30730%2,63632$622$13,636,1062Lionsgate
8Tyler Perry's The Family That Preys$1,582,13495%1,604-466$986$32,031,0493Lionsgate
9Miracle at St. Anna$1,559,96161%1,185--$1,316$2,527,1231Disney
10Ghost Town (2008)$1,454,80790%1,5127$962$8,512,2172Paramount / DreamWorks