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, Feb. 18 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Feb. 18 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1He's Just Not That Into You$1,174,590-11%3,1750$370$60,292,5752Warner Bros. / New Line
2Friday the 13th (2009)$1,106,328-22%3,105--$356$46,115,0831Warner Bros. / New Line
3Taken$996,710-17%3,109-75$321$82,683,6063Fox
4Coraline$975,054-21%2,32021$420$41,289,9822Focus
5Confessions of a Shopaholic$862,902-18%2,507--$344$19,725,7111Disney
6Paul Blart: Mall Cop$604,755-17%2,965-204$204$113,723,0935Sony / Columbia
7The International$575,746-21%2,364--$244$12,001,4071Sony / Columbia
8Slumdog Millionaire$569,636-12%1,634-90$349$89,316,02314Fox Searchlight
9The Pink Panther 2$475,312-22%3,2452$146$25,177,4652Sony / Columbia
10Gran Torino$388,884-6%2,303-402$169$130,395,0416Warner Bros.