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, Apr. 8 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Apr. 8 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Fast & Furious$3,859,041-17%3,461--$1,115$84,569,2151Universal
2Monsters vs. Aliens$3,157,961-11%4,1095$769$114,702,9432Paramount / DreamWorks
3I Love You, Man$809,144-5%2,829112$286$51,533,1023Paramount / DreamWorks
4The Haunting in Connecticut$785,949-5%2,7320$288$39,548,6922Lionsgate
5Knowing$737,876-8%3,323-14$222$60,417,3313Summit
6Adventureland$522,513-13%1,862--$281$7,376,7671Miramax
7Race to Witch Mountain$434,428-11%2,825-443$154$59,566,7834Disney
8Duplicity$378,255-14%2,522-57$150$33,395,5403Universal
912 Rounds$239,394-7%2,3310$103$9,669,9632Fox
10Taken$141,727-6%1,355-606$105$139,829,08810Fox