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 Thu, Mar. 5 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Mar. 5 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Slumdog Millionaire$797,853-4%2,943699$271$118,517,29916Fox Searchlight
2Tyler Perry's Madea Goes to Jail$686,912-2%2,05220$335$67,704,9172Lionsgate
3Taken$666,5020%3,089-13$216$110,591,8455Fox
4He's Just Not That Into You$496,8052%2,858-192$174$80,629,1044Warner Bros. / New Line
5Confessions of a Shopaholic$343,7552%2,53427$136$35,236,2043Disney
6Jonas Brothers: The 3D Concert Experience$332,764-1%1,271--$262$14,007,4951Disney
7Paul Blart: Mall Cop$309,7370%2,698-137$115$129,446,2057Sony / Columbia
8Coraline$272,370-5%2,092-63$130$62,369,2504Focus
9Friday the 13th (2009)$251,494-6%2,760-345$91$61,841,9573Warner Bros. / New Line
10The International$241,177-7%2,031-333$119$22,408,5073Sony / Columbia