'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 Tue, Apr. 14 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Apr. 14 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hannah Montana: The Movie$2,640,813-43%3,118--$847$39,588,3781Disney
2Monsters vs. Aliens$2,419,543-28%4,13627$585$146,005,3973Paramount / DreamWorks
3Fast & Furious$2,065,512-22%3,47211$595$121,217,5012Universal
4Observe and Report$987,455-10%2,727--$362$13,108,6191Warner Bros.
6I Love You, Man$647,656-7%2,643-186$245$60,209,1434Paramount / DreamWorks
7The Haunting in Connecticut$591,165-16%2,721-11$217$47,782,8123Lionsgate
8Dragonball Evolution$387,370-26%2,181--$178$5,664,6231Fox