'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, Oct. 13 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Oct. 13 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Beverly Hills Chihuahua$2,823,938-48%3,2183$878$55,357,5852Disney
2Body of Lies$1,634,591-52%2,710--$603$14,519,1641Warner Bros.
3Quarantine$1,481,118-58%2,461--$602$15,691,7811Sony / Screen Gems
4Eagle Eye$1,397,863-53%3,61498$387$71,807,9963Paramount / DreamWorks
5Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist$764,952-52%2,4210$316$21,495,8982Sony / Columbia
6The Express$575,792-49%2,808--$205$5,136,6901Universal
7Nights in Rodanthe$572,358-53%2,575-127$222$32,870,8773Warner Bros.
8City of Ember$471,258-47%2,022--$233$3,601,0311Fox
9Appaloosa$454,966-51%1,290245$353$11,321,8764Warner Bros. / New Line
10The Duchess$452,145-51%1,2071080$375$6,055,6904Paramount Vantage