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, Jul. 15 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jul. 15 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince$58,175,535--4,275--$13,608$58,175,5350Warner Bros.
2Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs$3,411,023-16%3,841-258$888$130,801,6492Fox
3Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen$2,443,388-18%4,29359$569$347,717,8613Paramount / DreamWorks
4BrĂ¼no$2,217,194-20%2,759--$804$39,232,6331Universal
5The Proposal$1,402,511-14%2,920-179$480$118,344,2884Disney
6Public Enemies$1,231,953-23%3,121-213$395$70,690,8292Universal
7The Hangover$1,228,117-7%2,667-403$460$226,316,0916Warner Bros.
8My Sister's Keeper$617,397-21%1,967-639$314$38,048,0303Warner Bros.
9I Love You Beth Cooper$578,523-20%1,858--$311$7,018,1191Fox
10Up$551,454-26%1,686-970$327$275,823,0197Disney