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 Sun, Jun. 14 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Jun. 14 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Hangover$9,880,293-22%3,35586$2,945$104,769,8832Warner Bros.
2Up$8,681,688-35%3,88668$2,234$187,423,2963Disney
3The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3$5,803,605-38%3,074--$1,888$23,373,2491Sony / Columbia
4Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian$2,540,673-38%3,365-442$755$143,463,3714Fox
5Land of the Lost$2,491,755-31%3,53413$705$34,824,6782Universal
6Star Trek$1,515,657-37%2,638-564$575$231,884,2416Paramount
7Imagine That$1,461,932-34%3,008--$486$5,504,4221Paramount
8Terminator Salvation$1,342,552-33%2,650-654$507$113,926,4114Warner Bros.
9Angels & Demons$1,115,896-38%2,436-489$458$123,214,5165Sony / Columbia
10Drag Me to Hell$977,743-38%2,273-237$430$35,213,6703Universal