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 Wed, Oct. 15 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Oct. 15 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Body of Lies$939,166-18%2,710--$347$16,603,2781Warner Bros.
2Quarantine$837,567-16%2,461--$340$17,532,0931Sony / Screen Gems
3Beverly Hills Chihuahua$760,061-8%3,2183$236$56,943,1142Disney
4Eagle Eye$667,958-8%3,61498$185$73,200,1683Paramount / DreamWorks
5Nights in Rodanthe$422,400-7%2,575-127$164$33,746,5733Warner Bros.
6Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist$405,997-8%2,4210$168$22,344,8742Sony / Columbia
7Appaloosa$298,051-12%1,290245$231$11,957,6444Warner Bros. / New Line
8The Duchess$297,035-10%1,2071080$246$6,681,4404Paramount Vantage
9The Express$266,602-10%2,808--$95$5,699,0501Universal
10City of Ember$180,097-10%2,022--$89$3,981,4711Fox