'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 Sun, Jun. 7 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Jun. 7 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
2The Hangover$13,188,019-12%3,269--$4,034$44,979,1701Warner Bros.
3Land of the Lost$4,718,960-32%3,521--$1,340$18,839,8161Universal
4Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian$3,852,574-37%3,807-294$1,012$127,325,5963Fox
5Star Trek$2,289,173-35%3,202-305$715$222,713,8045Paramount
6Terminator Salvation$2,266,768-33%3,304-298$686$105,571,1923Warner Bros.
7Angels & Demons$1,792,126-35%2,925-539$613$116,177,0494Sony / Columbia
8Drag Me to Hell$1,694,741-39%2,5102$675$28,231,1782Universal
9My Life in Ruins$832,112-35%1,164--$715$3,221,7201Fox Searchlight
10X-Men Origins: Wolverine$484,051-42%1,391-872$348$174,345,5066Fox