'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 Fri, Jun. 19 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Jun. 19 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Proposal$12,727,902--3,056--$4,165$12,727,9021Disney
2Year One$8,455,030--3,022--$2,798$8,455,0301Sony / Columbia
3The Hangover$8,411,44062%3,545190$2,373$134,478,1603Warner Bros.
5The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3$3,201,88765%3,0773$1,041$35,234,2272Sony / Columbia
6Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian$2,129,01352%2,962-403$719$150,781,7785Fox
7Land of the Lost$1,237,8935%2,945-589$420$40,937,6273Universal
8Star Trek$1,232,54964%2,307-331$534$235,977,7637Paramount
9Imagine That$970,01441%3,0113$322$9,221,6172Paramount
10Terminator Salvation$863,65436%1,920-730$450$117,310,5185Warner Bros.